Protoform: PUTA.1A [MP] Aperture, perforation, hole

Description: Aperture, perforation, hole
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to MP: Malayo-Polynesian
Notes:

*0 >> NP *tii-puta "type of cape or poncho", CK *koo-puta
*5 PMP *bu(9)(Ctt)(ae)s "perforate" (Bst.1970).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Puka Hole (Pki)
Mangareva Puta Opening, hole. Porte, fenêtre; ouverture, trou (Rch). (Jnu)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Puta Hole (Krk)
Marquesas Puta Trou, ouverture, issue, porte. Chemin, sentier, voie, passage, défile (Lch). (Dln)
Moriori Puta Hole (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Puta Opening, hole, perforation (Wms)
Penrhyn Puta Hole, opening, perforation; wound, stab, puncture; to crack, be stabbed, be punctured (Sta)
Rapa Puta/uu Nostril; nose (Grn)
Rarotongan Puta Opening, perforation, hole, puncture, cavity (Sve)
Rotuman Pufa Shallow hole for fireplace (Cwd)
Tahitian Puta Trou de part en part, ouverture; blessure, piqure (Lmt)
Tuamotu Puta Opening, entrance; punctured, pierced (Stn)

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