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Table 1 Common Aguaruna odor and taste terms

From: The importance of chemosensory clues in Aguaruna tree classification and identification

ODOR
Term Gloss
ámpi like medicine
íki like farts
kaujú rotten
númi like a tree
pégkeg good
pégkegchau bad
perfume like perfume
púku like pus
séj like blood
TASTE
Term Gloss
chujuín sour
kajiáu fermented
sákam tasteless
tajáu spicy
tsupáu acrid
yapáu bitter
yumímitu sweet