Protoform: SAKU-LAA [MP] Swordfish

Description: Swordfish
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to MP: Malayo-Polynesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. PN *haku "garfish", *laa "sail"
*4 POC *saku-layaR "sailfish" (LPO IV:50,116).
*5 PMP *saku layaR "sailfish, swordfish" (ACD).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Te kura Black marlin Phonologically Irregular (Fbg)
East Futuna Sakulaa Swordfish, garfish (I) (Bgs)
East Futuna Sakulaa Fish (Makaira spp.) (Mfr)
East Uvea Hakulaa A fish (Makaira mazara) [Jordan & Snyder] (Rch)
Fijian Saku Swordfish (Makaira sp.) (Cpl)
Fijian Sakula A deep-sea fish (Cpl)
Fijian Sakulaya The swordfish (Hzd)
Kapingamarangi Hagulaa Sailfish, (Istiophorus albicans) (Lbr)
Kapingamarangi Hagulaa-dagua Swordfish, (Xiphias gladius) (Lbr)
Luangiua Saʔulaa Southern Marlin (Smd)
Luangiua Soula Sword fish (Tbs)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Hakura Sawfish (Bck)
Marquesas Hakuʔaa (Makaira sp.) (Dln)
Marquesas Hakuna moana (Chanos chanos) (Lmt)
New Zealand Maori Hakuraa Scamperdown whale (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Haku Kingfish (Seriola grandis) Problematic (Wms)
Niuatoputapu Hakulaa Fish sp. (Dye)
Niue Haku(laa) Swordfish (Sph)
Nuguria Hakuraa Fish sp., sailfish (Dvl)
Nukuoro Sagulaa Sailfish, marlin (Crl)
Penrhyn Sakuraa Swordfish ; Pacific blue marlin (Makaira mazara) and other marlin species (Rmn)
Pukapuka Akulaa Swordfish, sailfish, marlin spp. Phonologically Irregular (Sby)
Raʔivavae Haʔuraa Swordfish, black marlin (Stn)
Rarotongan ʔAkuraa Swordfish (Bse)
Rarotongan Akuraa taamaru Pacific Sailfish (Istophorus orientalis) (Bse)
Samoan Saʔulaa Swordfish (Prt)
Samoan Saʔul/ele Sawfish (Prt)
Sikaiana Sakulaa Swordfish (Dnr)
Tahitian Haʔuraa (Xiphias gladius). Espadon (Makaira alleida) (Lmt). (Rdl)
Takuu Sakuraa General term for swordfish, sailfish, marlin (Mle)
Tikopia Sakura Sailfish (Istiphorus platypthurus) or (I. gladius) (Fth)
Tokelau Hakulaa (Xiphias gladius) and other swordfish spp. (Hpr)
Tongan Hakulaa Swordfish (Cwd)
Tuamotu Hakuraa Black marlin (Stn)
Tuamotu Hakura/u Black marlin (Stn)
Tuvalu Hakulaa Swordfish (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Akula Swordfish (Hvn)

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