Protoform: KAKA.1A [OC] Clothlike fibre surrounding base of coconut fronds

Description: Clothlike fibre surrounding base of coconut fronds
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic

*4 POC *kaka "young coconut frond; netting protecting young frond" (LPO III:384)

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Kaka Fibre around base of coconut leaf (Mfr)
East Uvea Kaka Fibre from Coconut trunk (Rch)
Emae Kaka Fibre at base of coconut leaf (Cpl)
Hawaiian ʔAʔa Fibre from coconut husk (Pki)
Ifira-Mele Mu/kaka Clothlike fibrous material enclosing base of Coconut palm fronds (Bgs)
Kapingamarangi Gaga Clothlike bark of the coconut tree (Lbr)
Luangiua ʔAʔa Coconut fibre (Smd)
Mangareva Kaka Envelope of young coconut leaves (Jnu)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Kaka Fibrous textile-like stipule at base of coconut leaves (Bck)
Marquesas Kaka Envelope des feuilles (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Kaka Fibre (Wms)
Niue Lau/kaka Fiber around base of coconut leaf (Sph)
Nuguria Kaka Fibre around the base of a coconut frond, used as a strainer during food preparation (Dvl)
Nukuoro Gaga Fibrous sheathing on coconut trunk (Crl)
Penrhyn Kaka Mesh-like brown substance on coconut tree, stipule of coconut frond (Sta)
Pukapuka Kaka Fibrous stipule surrounding base of coconut leaf as it grows from trunk (Bge)
Rarotongan Kaka Fibre around base of coconut leaf (Bse)
Samoan ʔAʔa Fibre around base of coconut leaf (Prt)
Sikaiana Kaka Fibre round base of coconut leaf (Sps)
Tahitian Aʔa Infrabase fibreuse à la naissance des palmes de cocotier Phonologically Irregular (Lmt)
Tahitian ʔAʔa Membrane fibreuse de couleur brune située à la base des palmes de cocotier (Aca)
Tahitian Aa The fibrous substance that grows on the cocoa nut tree; the husk or covering on the young branches of the breadfruit tree; the integuments inclosing the sugar-cane, bamboo, hoi, &c.; the scarf on the skin of a new born infant or other young animals; the skin inside of animals to which the fat about the kidneys adheres; a sieve, or strainer, such as is used for the pia or arrowroot (Dvs)
Takuu Kkaa Fibre around the base of a coconut frond (Mle)
Tikopia Kaka Fibre of base of coconut spathe (Fth)
Tokelau Kaka Coarse, fibrous material at base of coconut fronds (Sma)
Tongan Kaka Fibre around base of coconut leaf (Cwd)
Tuamotu Kaka Fibre (Stn)
Tupuaki Aa The fibrous material at the base of the petiole (Atn)
Tuvalu Kaka Fibre from coconut trunk (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Kaka Old and strong betelnut Problematic (Hvn)
West Futuna Kaka, faka (ANI) Spathe of the coconut palm. Coconut cloth [Aniwa Dialect] (Cpl). Tissus fibreux, ius. feuilles (Rve). (Dty)
West Uvea Kaka Gaine de fibres de la palme de cocotier (Hmn)

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