Protoform: PAA.3A [OC] Fish-hook (trolling)

Description: Fish-hook (trolling)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic
Notes:

*3 PEO *para (Gty. 1983).
*4 POC *bayan "fish bait, trolling lure, trolling hook" (LPO I:218).
*41 PCEMP *(b,p)ayan "bait" (Bst.1993a).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Paa Shank of two piece fishing-lure (Yen)
East Futuna Paa Bonito lure (Bgs)
East Uvea Paa Hamecon en nacre pour la peche des bonites (Btn)
Fijian Baca Worm; hence bait for fishing (Cpl)
Fijian Baa Tongan variety of fish-hook (Cpl)
Hawaiian Paa Pearl-shell (fish) lure (Pki)
Kapingamarangi Pa Pearl-shell lure (Ebt)
Luangiua P/paa Fishing hook; pearl shells (8") Phonologically Irregular (Smd)
Luangiua Kap/paa Fishing with line from canoe (Smd)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Pa Shank of bonito hook (Bck)
Marquesas Paa Hamecon pour pecher les bonites, en os ou en nacre (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Paa Fish-hook (Wms)
Niuatoputapu Paa mataŹ”u Fishing with trolling lure (Dye)
Niue Pa Shell fishhook (Tgr)
Nukuoro Baa Pearl shell (Crl)
Pukapuka Paa Fishing lure made from pearl-shell (Mta)
Rennellese Paa Cut and prepare turtle shell ornaments Problematic (Ebt)
Samoan Paa Spinner and hook (Prt)
Sikaiana Paa Turtle or pearl shell tuna fishhook (Dnr)
Takuu Paa Fish hook made from oyster shell or stone (Mle)
Tikopia Paa Bonito lure (Fth)
Tokelau Paa Fish lures made of shells (Sma)
Tongan Paa Fish-hook (Cwd)
Tuvalu Paa Trolling hook for bonito (Rby)
Waya Baa Trolling line with lure (Ply)

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