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Table 2 The twenty most listed taxa and those languages/territories having the most popular motivations for their bear-related phytonyms

From: The bear in Eurasian plant names: motivations and models

Species/motivation model size surface form poisioness/danger inedibility/lower status place of growing, wild bears’ food motif/belief Latin calques
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L.) Spreng.    Az, It, Pol, Lit, Turk   Est, It, Hung, Lat Hung, It Alb, Bel, Cz, It, Lith, Pol, Rus, Ruth, Slov, Turk, Ukr   Bulg, Cr, Cz, Dan, Est, Ger, Izh, Rus, Norw, Sloven, Sw, Ukr/(?) Cr, Cz, Rus, S-C, Slov, Slov, Sorb, Ukr, Lat
Heracleum sphondylium L. incl Heracleum sphondylium subsp. sibiricum (L.) Simonk. Hung, Fin, Vot Blg, Eng, Est, Fin, IF, Izh, Vot Chuv, Hung, Pol. Bulg/(?) Germ   It   Ger   Az, Bash, Cr, Cz, Dan, Pol, Rus, S-C, Slov, Slov, Tat, Sorb/(?) Ruth, Sorb, S-C
Rubus caesius L.   Est, Vot Germ, Est, Vot   Bel, Cz, It, Ukr It, Lith Bel, Cz, Ukr, Lith   
Acanthus mollis L.    Turk/(?) Germ       Uz/(?) Ruth, S-C, Slov, Sorb
Allium ursinum L.      It Hung, It, Turk Alb, Germ, Lith   Az, Bash, Bulg, Dan, Est, Kirg, Rus, Turk, Ukr, Lith/(?) Pol, Ruth, S-C, Slov
Lycopodium clavatum L.   Cz, Hung, It/(?) Sw, Cz, Ger Est, Pol/(?) Cz, Germ   Lith   Lith   
Verbascum thapsus L. (?) Rus Est/(?) Rus, Ukr Az, Chuv, Cr-Tat, Kaz, Rus, Tat, Rus, Ukr/(?) Kirg      (?) Ger  
Angelica sylvestris L. Fin, IF, Izh, Rus, Sw   Sw     Sw/(?) Ru Fin, IF, Izh  
Meum athamanticum Garsault    Turk/(?) Ger     Ger   Rus
Primula auricula L.    Eng, It/(?) Ger       Bulg, Cr, Dan, Fr, S-C, Ukr/(?) Cz, Rus
Angelica archangelica L.   Fin, Ingr, Izh/(?) Rus, Sw       Fin, Ingr, Izh  
Polytrichum commune Hedw.   Rus Est, Fin, Izh, Lith, Sw, Vot/(?) Germ       
Empetrum nigrum L.      Sw, Rus Rus Lith/(?) Norw, Sw   
Geum rivale L.   Est, IF, Izh    Sw     
Paris quadrifolia L.     Est, Fin, Lith/(?) Rus Norw, Sw, Lith/(?) Bulg    
Crataegus monogyna Jacq.      (?) Slov (?) It It   
Equisetum arvense L.    Est, Hung, Bulg, Lith    Lit    
  1. (?) – motivation hypothesized, as not confirmed by the source