Protoform: PULU.1A [MP] Coconut husk fibre

Description: Coconut husk fibre
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to MP: Malayo-Polynesian
Notes:

*5 PMP *bulut "hairy filaments of certain plants; husk" (ACD).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Puru Coconut husk fibre (Yen)
East Futuna Pulu Coconut husk (Mfr)
East Uvea Pulu Coconut fibre (Btn)
Emae Pulu Coconut husk (Cpl)
Hawaiian Pulu Coconut husk (Pki)
Hawaiian Pulu/pulu Cotton (Pki)
Ifira-Mele Puru Coconut husk (Clk)
Kapingamarangi Bulu Coconut husk fibre (Lbr)
Luangiua Si/pulu Coconut husk (Smd)
Luangiua Kaa/pulu Babies' naps (Smd)
Mangareva Puru. Puuru (Rch). Coconut husk fibre. Bourre du coco et de l'amande du pandanus (Rch). (Jnu)
Mangareva Puru/kaʔa Fibre de la bourre de coco (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Puru Dry coconut husk (Bck)
Marquesas Puʔu Coconut fibre. Tresse de filaments de coco (Lch). (Dln)
Marquesas Puru/puru (MQN), puʔupuʔu (MQS) Coton Phonologically Irregular (Lch)
Niue Pulu Coconut husk or fibre, sinnet; vegetable sponge (Luffa cylindrica) (Sph)
Nuguria Puru Dried coconut husk, used to light fire and as toilet paper; broom made of coconut husk for cleaning canoes (Dvl)
Nukuoro Bulu Short fibres of mature coconut (Crl)
Penrhyn Puru Coconut husk fibre (Sta)
Pukapuka Pulu Coconut husks (Mta)
Rarotongan Puru Coconut husk (Bse)
Rennellese Pugu Coconut husk (Ebt)
Samoan Pulu Coconut husk (Prt)
Tahitian Puru Bourre de coco (Lmt)
Tahitian Puru The husk of the cocoanut shell (Dvs)
Takuu Puru Soft fibres of coconut husk (Mle)
Takuu Si/puru Soft fibres from the inner husk of a coconut, object used to prevent liquid from escaping; menstrual pad, tampon (Mle)
Tikopia Puru Coconut husk (Fth)
Tokelau Pulu Coconut husk (Sma)
Tongan Pulu Coconut husk (Cwd)
Tongan Booloo The husk of the cocoa nut (Mar)
Tuamotu Puru Coconut husk (Stn)
Tuvalu Pulu Coconut husk at eye end (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Pulu Husk [of coconut] (Hvn)
West Futuna Puru Coconut husk fibre (Dty)
West Uvea Pulu Ecorce de coco (employé pour fumer les poissons) (Hmn)
West Uvea Soi/pulu Bourre de coco [Muli Dialect] (Hmn)

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