Protoform: LEU-LEU [CP] Waist garment of bark cloth

Description: Waist garment of bark cloth
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CP: Central Pacific
Notes:

*1 Cf. PN *lawa.3.
*1 Cf. TA *paa-reu

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Leuleu Couverture en siapo, en tapa, pour le lit, pour s'habiller (Gzl)
Fijian I vaka-dreudreu An old dress put on to bathe in, etc (Cpl)
Hawaiian Leu Loins (rare, in chant) (Pki)
Luangiua Le/leu/ Wrap round, put on (Smd)
Marquesas ʔEuʔeu Pagne, ceinturon de femme indigene (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Reu Outer palisade of a pa Uncertain Semantic Connection (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Reureu A lock of hair on one side of the head allowed to grow long... Uncertain Semantic Connection (Wms)
Nukumanu Leulleu Be clothed (Trt)
Rarotongan Reureu Female waist garment (Sve)
Rennellese Geugeu Portion of tapa or cloth used for burning treatment of the sick (Ebt)
Rotuman Reureu A kind of native cloth Borrowed (Cwd)
Samoan Leuleu An old siapo (Prt)
Sikaiana Leuleu Clothing, including both cloth and European style shirts and pants (Dnr)
Takuu Reureu Don a laplap (Mle)
Tikopia Reureu Child's napkin, diaper (Fth)
Tongan Leuleu Soft and limp through long use (of tapa cloth) Problematic (Cwd)
Tuamotu Reu A woman's waist garment (Stn)

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