Protoform: IPU [AN] Container for liquid

Description: Container for liquid
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to AN: Austronesian

*0 >> NO *upu.
*4 POC *ubi/*ibu "half coconut shell used as a drinking cup" (LPO I:74); *ibu "container for liquids" (ACD).
*41 PEMP *ibu/ubi "drinking vessel" (Bst. 1978).
*5 PMP *`i(m)pun "sammeln" (Dpf. 1938).
*6 PAN *q2ipon (Dyn. 1971).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Ipu Toy top made from coconut shell (Yen)
East Futuna Ipu Cup or other cup-shaped container for liquid (Bgs)
East Uvea Ipu Container for liquid (Rch)
Easter Island Ipu Gourd, container for liquid (Fts)
Ifira-Mele Ipu Cup, empty coconut shell (Clk)
Kapingamarangi Ibu Coconut shell, cup (Lbr)
Mangareva Ipu Container; calabash (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Ipu Coconut shell (Krk)
Marquesas Ipu Toute espece de vase mais de petite dimension (Dln)
Niue Ipu Cup. (McE)
Nuguria Ipu Shell of coconut (used to keep food and water, also as firewood) (Dvl)
Nuguria Ipu lolu Schädel (Ths)
Nukuoro Ipu A cup (Crn)
Penrhyn Ipu Cup; endocarp of the coconut fruit, the hard shell (Sta)
Pukapuka Ipu Half coconut shell, cup (Sby)
Pukapuka Ngaa/ipu/ Split coconut shell from which flesh has been removed (Bge)
Raʔivavae Ipu A calabash bowl; a ti-leaf food wrapper ('ama'a) upon which a cupped fire-sofftened banana-leaf, filled with arrowroot or other semi-liquid food, has been placed (Stn)
Rotuman Ipu Cup, basin (Cwd)
Tahitian Ipu Récipient, tasse, calebasse (Jsn)
Tikopia Ipu Container for liquid (Fth)
Tokelau Ipu Cup of coconut shell, dish, skull (Sma)
Tongan Ipu Cup (Cwd)
Tongan Iboo A cup, a mug, saucer, &c. (Mar)
Tuvalu Ipu Container for liquid (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ipu Shell of coconut for drinking, cup, bowl (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Tu/ipu Shark rattle (Lch)
West Futuna (E)ipu Skull, container (Dty)
West Futuna Ga/ipu (WFU), ge/ipu (ANI) Armlet, arm band, bracelet. Kneecap (Cpl). Rotule (Rve). (Dty)

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