Protoform: MANU.1A [AN] Bird; living creature (excluding humans, fish)

Description: Bird; living creature (excluding humans, fish)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to AN: Austronesian
Notes:

*0 >> PN *manu-maqa "Many-coloured Fruit Dove", *manu-mea "bird sp.", NP *manu-manu "insect"
*4 POC *manuk (1) "flying creature", (2) "animal' (LPO IV:271).
*5 PMP *manuk "huhn, vogel" (Dpf. 1938); "chicken" (ACD).
*6 PAN *manuk "chicken" (ACD).
*7 PBN *manu "bird" (Lvy. 1979).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Manu Bird or flying insect (Fbg)
Anuta Manu(Manu) Animal (Fbg)
East Futuna Manu Animal , animal, bird (i) (Gzl)
East Uvea Manu Animal, bete (Rch)
Easter Island Manu Animal, bird, insect (Fts)
Emae Manu Bird, pupa (Cpl)
Fijian Manu/manu Animal, bird, insect (Cpl)
Hawaiian Manu Bird (Pki)
Ifira-Mele Manu Bird (Clk)
Kapingamarangi Manu Bird (Lbr)
Luangiua Maŋu Bird (Smd)
Mangareva Manu Bird, small animal (Jnu)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Manu Animal, bird (Krk)
Marquesas Manu Bird (Dln)
Moriori Manu Bird (Shd)
Motu Manu Birds (Lst)
New Zealand Maori Manu Bird (Wms)
Nggela Manu Bird (Fox)
Nguna Manu Bird (Stz)
Niuafoʔou Manu Animal (Dye)
Niuatoputapu Manu Animal, bird (Dye)
Niue Manu Bird, creature, animal, beast.... (Sph)
Nuguria Manu Bird (Ray)
Nuguria Manu Birds, animals (including insects, worms and crayfish) (Dvl)
Nukumanu Manu Bird (Fbg)
Nukumanu Manu Animal; bird (Trt)
Nukuoro Manu Animal, plant (flora); coral head. A tree (generically) (Crn). (Crl)
Penrhyn Manu Bird, animal (Sta)
Pukapuka Manu Bird, animal, creature (Bge)
Rapa Manu Bird (Grn)
Rarotongan Manu Bird or beast, creature (Bse)
Rennellese Manu Fauna except human beings (Ebt)
Rotuman Manmanu Bird, animal, insect (Cwd)
Saʔa Manu Bird, insect (Ivs)
Samoan Manu Animal, bird (Prt)
Sikaiana Manu Generic term for any animal of the air or on land, including large insects; generic term for all birds. (Dnr)
Tahitian Manu Sens général: animal terrestre, s'oppose à i`a; sens restreint le plus courant: oiseau, insecte ailé (Lmt)
Takuu Manu Generic taxon which includes all animals, insects, arachnids, birds, and a variety of marine life other than fish (Mle)
Tikopia Manu Creature, ranging from mammal to arthropod; especially including birds (Fth)
Tokelau Manu Animal, beast (Sma)
Tongan Manu Animal, bird (Cwd)
Tongan Manoo A bird (of any kind) (Mar)
Tuamotu Manu Animal, bird (Stn)
Tuvalu Manu Animal (not fish or human) (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Manu Bird, flying animal (Ray)
Vaeakau-Taumako Manu/manu Bird, animal (Hvn)
West Futuna Manu Bird, animal (Dty)
West Uvea Manu Oiseau; animal; insecte [Heo Dialect] (Hmn)

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