Protoform: QANUFE [AN] Caterpillar

Description: Caterpillar
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to AN: Austronesian
Notes:

*0 >> PN *nufe, *qunufe
*3 PEO *qanupe "caterpillar" (LPO IV:206).
*4 POC *qanupe "caterpillar or k.o. sea cucumber (indeterminate)" (LPO IV:405).
*5 PMP *qalu-hipan "centipede" (ACD).
*6 PAN *qalu-sipan "centipede" (ACD).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island ʔAnuhe Caterpillar (Fts)
Fijian B/anuve/ Caterpillar Borrowed (Cpl)
Hawaiian ʔAnuhe Caterpillar (Pki)
Lau Safila Centipede Problematic (Fox)
Luangiua Kal/aŋohi Grasshopper, caterpillar Phonologically Irregular (Smd)
Mangareva Anuʔe, ʔenuʔe Chenille (Rch)
New Zealand Maori Anuhe Caterpillar (Wms)
Nuguria Anufe Worm (Ths)
Nuguria Anohe Caterpillar Phonologically Irregular (Dvl)
Nuguria Nnohe Small insects which eat leaves Phonologically Irregular (Dvl)
Penrhyn Anuhe Caterpillar (Sta)
Pukapuka Anue Brown/black caterpillar (Sby)
Rapa K/anuae A white caterpillar Phonologically Irregular (Sks)
Rapa K/anui Caterpillar (Grn)
Rarotongan Anuʔe Caterpillar (Bse)
Rotuman Aniha Caterpillar, maggot (Cwd)
Saʔa Äluhe Centipede (Ivs)
Samoan Anufe Caterpillar. Worms, including intestinal worms (McP). (Prt)
Tokelau Anufe Caterpillar, worm (Sma)
Tuamotu Anuhe Caterpillar (Stn)
Tuvalu Anufe Caterpillar (Rby)
Waya (Y)alive Millipede sp. (Ply)
West Futuna Nufe Caterpillar (Dty)

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