Protoform: FUGA.2 [EC] Crumb, grain, or scrap from crumbling or scraping

Description: Crumb, grain, or scrap from crumbling or scraping
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to EC: Ellicean
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Huŋa Fine dust (Fts)
Easter Island Huʔa To grind very finely . from TAH Problematic (Fts)
Fijian Vuqa Many; in great numbers Problematic (Cpl)
Hawaiian Huna Particle, grain, crumb, powdery, small (Pki)
Mangareva ʔUga/ʔuga Morceau, miette, particule, parcelle; personne de petite taille (Rch)
Mangareva Me/ʔuga Fin, tout petit (Rch)
Mangareva ʔUga Morceaux de feuilles de pandanus cousues (Rch)
Marquesas Huka Morceaux (Dln)
Marquesas Hunahuna Petit, peu. Menu, mince, délié, grêle, petit (Lch). (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Hunga/hunga Tow of flax, down, nap, fine dust (Wms)
Penrhyn Hunga Soft, powdered; small quantity, a bit (Sta)
Pukapuka Wunga Waste sennit fibre; used to scrape pots etc. (Sby)
Pukapuka Unga/unga Reduced to dust, powder; dashed to pieces (Sby)
Raʔivavae Huŋa Particle, small, minute object; small, minute (Stn)
Rarotongan Unga Crumb or crumbs of anything (Bse)
Samoan Fugafuga Loose fragments of coconut husk etc. (Prt)
Tahitian Huʔa Particule, miette, grain, etre en poudre (Lmt)
Tuamotu Huŋa/huŋa Small particles, scraps, to crumble (Stn)

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