pindá-yba

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Old Tupi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pindá (fishhook) +‎ yba (tree)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pĩⁿdaˈʔɨβ̞a/

Noun[edit]

pindá-yba

  1. a kind of plant whose stems were used as fishing rods
  2. fishing rod

Descendants[edit]

  • Portuguese: pindaíba

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