Protoform: SAKA.2 [NP] Short in stature

Description: Short in stature
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Haʔa Dwarf, short in stature (Pki)
New Zealand Maori Haka/haka Short in stature (Wms)
Nukuoro Saka/saka A dwarf (Crn)
Penrhyn Saka/saka Low in status and short in elevation (Rmn)
Pukapuka Yaka/yaka Low, not high; low in pitch (Mta)
Raʔivavae Haʔa Low, not high; a variety of low plant or shrub (Stn)
Samoan Saʔa Short-legged dwarf (Prt)
Tahitian Haʔa Nain, bas sur patte (Lmt)
Tuamotu Haka/haka Lower the body as in crouching (Stn)
West Futuna Saka Short, short of stature (Dty)

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