|Related Ideophones||chik1, chikwan|
|Definition||The sound of the squirrel cuckoo, known as the chikwan bird, when it utters a warning about something bad that is about to happen|
|Undergoes mutiple repetitions which may rise overall, in pitch. Gestures are beat-like, indicating the repeated sequences of repetitions|
|Transcription||tɕiga tɕikwaŋga tɕi tɕi tɕi tɕi tɕi tɕi tɕi tɕikwaŋ tɕi tɕi tɕi tɕi tɕi tɕi tɕikwaŋ ɲa|
|Translation||And so then the chikwan bird says chi chi chi chi chi chi chi chikwan; chi chi chi chi chi chi chikwang.'|
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Nuckolls, Janis and Tod Swanson. 2023. chi. The Quechua Ideophonic Dictionary. Online: https://quechuarealwords.byu.edu/?ideophone=chi.