Protoform: GAIO.1 [CE] Threadworm, grub

Description: Threadworm, grub
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CE: Central-Eastern Polynesian
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Naio Oinworm, mosquito larvae (Pki)
Mangareva Gaio/io Insecte phosphorescent; étincelle; faible lumière (Rch)
Marquesas Kaiʔo. Naʔio (MQS) (Atl). Espèce de vers tres petit qui se trouve dans le corps humain. Ascaris, threadworm (Atl). Phonologically Irregular (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Ngaio Small grub (Wms)
Nukuoro Ngaio Fish sp., Needle-fish. The gar-fish (Crn). Problematic (Crl)

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