Protoform: FULU.1 [MP] Body hair, feathers

Description: Body hair, feathers
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to MP: Malayo-Polynesian
Notes:

*0 >> PN *fulu-fulu "body hair, fur, feathers; hairy"
*4 POC *pulu- "body hair, fur, feathers" (LPO IV:273, V:96).
*5 PMP *body hair; fur; feather; down; floss on plant stems; color; type, kind" (ACD).
*6 PAN *bulu "hair, plumage" (Dhl. 1981).
*7 PWMP *bulu "body hair" (Bst. 1995).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Puru Body-hair; feathers (Yen)
East Futuna Fulu Poil; ficelle; plume (Mfr)
East Uvea Fulu(fulu) Poil, plume, plumage (Rch)
Easter Island Hu/huru puʔoko The mass of head hair (Wbr)
Easter Island Hu/huru taŋata Body hair (Wbr)
Emae Furu Hair of body (Cpl)
Fijian Vulu/a Pubic hair (Cpl)
Hawaiian Hulu Hair, feather (Pki)
Ifira-Mele Furu Body-hair (Clk)
Kapingamarangi Hulu Hair (Lbr)
Kapingamarangi Ngaa/hulu Hair; feather (Lbr)
Luangiua Hulu Hair, feather; spinner/lure for fishing (Smd)
Mangareva ʔUru Body-hair (Jnu)
Marquesas Huʔu Plume, poil (Dln)
Nggela Vu/vulu Head hair (Fox)
Niue Fulu Hair, feathers (Sph)
Nuguria Ha/huru/ Feather (Ths)
Nuguria Ulu hu mata Brauen, Wimpern (Ths)
Nukuoro Hulu Hair (on body) (Crl)
Penrhyn Huru Byssus (of pipi shell) (Sta)
Pukapuka Wulu Fur, feathers, wool (Mta)
Raʔivavae Huru Hair; the spines of the hedge-hog fish; dried banana leaves (Stn)
Rapa Ko/uru mata Eyebrow and lashes (Sks)
Rarotongan ʔUru Hair (of animals and body-hair of humans), fur, feathers, fleece (Bse)
Rennellese Hugu Body-hair, feathers (Ebt)
Rotuman Furu Pile, nap Borrowed (Cwd)
Saʔa Hulu Be hairy (Ivs)
Samoan Fulu Hair, feather (Prt)
Takuu Furu Body hair; feather, feather lure (Hwd)
Takuu Huru Body feather of an adult bird... (Mle)
Tikopia Furu Hair, feathers (Fth)
Tokelau Fulu Feather (Sma)
Tongan Fulu Hair on the privates (Cwd)
Tongan Fooloo Hair of the body (Mar)
Tuamotu Huru Hair, feather (Stn)
Tuvalu Fulu Feather, hair on arms (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Fulu Feather (Ray)
Vaeakau-Taumako Fulu-kauvae Beard (Ray)
Vaeakau-Taumako Hulu Feather; hair on body (Hvn)
West Futuna Furu Hair, fur, feathers; soft, furry (Dty)
West Uvea Fulu Poils (Hmn)
West Uvea Fulu lae Sourcil (Hmn)
West Uvea Fulu (manu) Plume (d'oiseau) (Hmn)

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