Protoform: MATUQU.B [PN] Coconut growth stage

Description: Coconut growth stage
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Matuʔu Vieux, sec, tres mûr (coco) (Mfr)
East Uvea Niu matuʔu Vieux coco dont la bourre est sèche (Rch)
Fijian Niu madu Dry, mature coconut (Cpl)
Kapingamarangi Maduu Mature coconut. Drinking coconut (Ebt). (Lbr)
Luangiua A/makuu Ripe coconut (Smd)
Nguna Matuu Dry coconut (Dvl)
Nukuoro Matu Coconut (dry, for copra) (???)
Rotuman Mafu Ripe and hard (of coconuts) (Cwd)
Sikaiana Ka/matuu Mature coconuts that have fallen or are about to fall from trees, and can be used for making copra or eaten (Dnr)
Takuu Matuu Mature coconut in final stage of growth before sprouting (Mle)
Tongan Motuʔu Quite ripe (of coconut) (Cwd)
Vaeakau-Taumako Matuu Old (former) name for coconut (Lch)

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