Protoform: RAAKAU [EP] A phase of the moon (full moon and/or third quarter)

Description: A phase of the moon (full moon and/or third quarter)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to EP: East Polynesian
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Rakau 17th night of month (Mtx)
Easter Island Raakau Full moon (Fts)
Hawaiian Laaʔau- Night of the moon, eighteenth to twentieth nights (Pki)
Mangareva Raakau La 19ième nuit de la lune (Rch)
New Zealand Maori Raakau- Night of the moon, seventeenth to eighteenth nights (Wms)
Penrhyn Raakau The 18th to the 20th night of the lunar calendar (Sta)
Rarotongan Raakau- Sixteenth to eighteenth nights of the moon (Bse)
Tahitian Raʔau hoʔee 18th night of lunar cycle (Kvt)
Tahitian Raʔau roto 19th night of lunar cycle (Kvt)
Tahitian Raʔau faa faʔaoti 20th night of lunar cycle (Kvt)
Tuamotu Raakau/-fakaoti Twenty-second night of lunar cycle (Stn)

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