Globasa Wiki
Advertisement

Language families[]

European (counts as one family):

  • English: Englisa (claw)
  • French: Fransesa (griffe)
  • German: Doycesa (Klaue, Kralle)
  • Russian: Rusisa (ко́готь “kógotʹ”)
  • Spanish: Espanisa (garra)

Austronesian (counts as one family):

  • Indonesian: Indonesisa (cakar)
  • Filipino: Pilipinasa (mangalmot, pangalmot)

Other:

  • Mandarin: Putunhwa (爪 “zhuǎ”, 爪子 “zhuǎzi”)
  • Japanese: Niponsa (爪 “tsume”)
  • Korean: Hangusa (발톱 “baltop”)
  • Vietnamese: Vyetnamsa (móng, vuốt)
  • Hindi: Hindisa (पंजा “pañjā”, खाँग “khā̃g”, नख “nakh”)
  • Telugu: Telugu (గోరు “gōru”)
  • Arabic: Arabisa (مِخْلَب‎ “miḵlab”)
  • Swahili: Swahili (kucha)
  • Persian: Parsisa (چنگ‎ “čang”, چنگال “čangâl”)
  • Turkish: Turkisa (pençe)

Consensus[]

Language families:

  • Hindi, Turkish: 2

Notes[]

  • The Hindi and Turkish words came from the Persian word پنجه "panja/panje", meaning "paw".

Decision[]

panja, panje

Advertisement