Protoform: PAA-SAKA [CE] A gourd or calabash

Description: A gourd or calabash
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CE: Central-Eastern Polynesian

*1 Cf. PN *paa.4 "plate, platter, bowl", NP *saka.2 "short in stature"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Uvea Paa/heka Plat, Assiete Problematic (Rch)
Hawaiian Paahaʔa/aʔa A variety of gourd with a short fruit (Pki)
New Zealand Maori Paahaka Calabash of medium size (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Kaahaka Calabash of medium size Phonologically Irregular (Wms)
Penrhyn Paasaka Temporary hut, low shed; house without walls Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sta)

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