Protoform: FAQU-LUA [EO] Sea-going craft, probably specifically a double-canoe *f(a,o)qu-lua

Description: Sea-going craft, probably specifically a double-canoe *f(a,o)qu-lua
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to EO: Eastern Oceanic
Notes:

*1 Cf. PN *faqu.1 "tie", *rua "two"
*3 PEO *paqurua "double canoe" (LPO I:182).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Kapingamarangi Hau lua/lua Two canoes moving together catching flying fish (Lbr)
Lau Foorua Outrigger canoe; boat (Fox)
Marquesas Houʔua Platform between two canoes, the canoe itself (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Hourua Double canoe (Wms)
Niue Faulua, foulua Ship (McE)
Pukapuka Waulua A double canoe (Mta)
Raʔivavae Haurua To tie two canoes together in such a fashion that the outriggers are on the outside; a double canoe, catamaran (Stn)
Rennellese Haʔugua, haʔogua The double canoe in which Kaitu'u tsailed when he discovered Rennell and Bellona (Ebt)
Samoan Faaulua/lua To bind two together, as two canoes &c. (Prt)
Tuvalu Foulua Boat, cargo ship (Jsn)

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