Protoform: FEEFEE.2 [CE] A boil or abscess

Description: A boil or abscess
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CE: Central-Eastern Polynesian
Notes:

*5 PMP *bareh "geschwur, abszess" (Dpf. 1938).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Heehee A boil, running sore; ulcerous (Pki)
Luangiua Heheeʔa Swollen Problematic (Smd)
Mangareva ʔEeʔee Maladie cutanée (Rch)
Marquesas Heehee Furoncle, clou, tumeur, inflammation (Dln)
Marquesas Fefe (MQS), hehe (MQN) Furoncle, clou, abcès, éléphantiasis (Lch)
Marquesas Faifái, haihái A boil or abcess (Crk)
Moriori Whewhe Boil, abscess (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Wheewhee Boil, abscess (Wms)
Penrhyn Heehee Boil; carbuncle (Sta)
Rarotongan ʔEeʔee A boil (Bse)
Tahitian Feefee Furoncle (Lmt)
Tuamotu Henga A lump, swelling Problematic (Stn)
Tupuaki Raau fefe Remedy for boils (Atn)
Tuvalu Fete Swollen; to swell Problematic (Rby)

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