Protoform: SAKALI [NP] Flesh of mature coconut

Description: Flesh of mature coconut
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. CE *erehi "coconut"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Hakari Body (human or animal) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Fts)
Easter Island Haʔari Palm (fruit-bearing) Borrowed (Wbr)
Hawaiian Haaʔali Fish gills Problematic (Pki)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Hakari Coconut when flesh is maximally thick (Bck)
New Zealand Maori Haakari Feast; roe of fish, yolk of egg (Wms)
Penrhyn Sakari Coconut when absolutely mature (Bck)
Pukapuka Yakali Modern name for mature coconut in niu papaku stage ; also in old chants Problematic (Sby)
Raʔivavae Haʔari The coconut tree (Cocos nucifera) and its fruit (Stn)
Rarotongan Akari Mature or dry coconut; feast (Etn) (Bse)
Tahitian Haʔari Coco; lait de coco. Coconut tree (Handy 1927). (Lmt)
Takuu Sakare Edible part of the shoot at the top of a coconut tree; core (germinating part) of a taro or giant taro corm Problematic (Mle)
Tikopia Sakare Shoot of plant (e.g. coconut) Problematic (Fth)
Tuamotu Hakaari Coconut palm (Stn)
Tuamotu Hakari (Cocos nucifera) (Sct)
Tupuaki Haari Cocos nucifera. Coconut in general, applied to the tree, fruit and nut (Atn)

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