Protoform: KA-KAU.2 [PN] Handle

Description: Handle
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. PPN *kau.4

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Mangareva Kaakau Queue d'un fruit; tronc du *ti* (Rch)
Marquesas Ko(o)kau (MQS) Queue (des fruits, feuilles); stalk (Chf)
New Zealand Maori Kakau Handle of a tool, stalk of a plant (Wms)
Niue Kakau Helve, handle, stalk (McE)
Penrhyn Kakau Handle, shaft (Sta)
Pukapuka Kakau Handle (Sby)
Rarotongan Kakau Stem, stalk, handle (Bse)
Tahitian ʔAaʔau Manche d’outil (Lmt)
Tahitian Aau The handle of a tool; the stalk of fruit (Dvs)
Tokelau Kakau Arms of a large scoop net... (Sma)
Tongan Kakau Temporary handle; something tied/fixed on to hold by (Cwd)

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