Protoform: FUUFAA [NP] Thigh

Description: Thigh
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. CE *kuufaa "thigh".

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Huha(a) Ham, muscle, thigh (Fts)
Mangareva ʔUʔa. ʔUuʔaa (I). Thigh (I). Fesses. Uncertain Semantic Connection (Rch)
Mangareva Hùha The buttocks; the breech; the scrotum (Tgr)
Mangareva ʔI/ua Cuisse Phonologically Irregular (Rch)
Marquesas Puuhaa. Puha (Lch) (Atl). Thigh. Cuisse, jambe (Lch). Phonologically Irregular (Bgs)
New Zealand Maori Huu(w)haa Thigh (especially inner sides of) (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Huu(w)haa Thigh (Bgs)
Raʔivavae Huha The thigh (Stn)
Rarotongan ʔUuʔaa Thighs, lap (Mka)
Samoan Fufaa Portion of pork between legs (Prt)
Tahitian Huuhaa Cuisse (Lmt)
Tahitian Hufaa The thigh of any creature (Dvs)
Tuamotu Huha Thigh (Stn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Toko/haa Hip Problematic (Hvn)

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