Protoform: TONA.1 [PN] Yaws

Description: Yaws
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
Notes:

*2 PCP *jona "yaws; octopus sucker" (Geraghty 1986, LPO V:350).
*7 Cf. PML *'ona "limpet"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Tona Yaws; gonorrhoea (Bgs)
East Uvea Toona Sorte de vérole très tenace (Rch)
Fijian Tona Yaws (Cpl)
Luangiua Koŋa Yaws; suckers (Smd)
Mangareva Tona Yaws (I). Malade vénérienne. (Rch)
Mangareva Rota Verrue, wart. Phonologically Irregular (Chf)
Moriori Tona Pimple (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Tona Wart, excresence, corn (Wms)
Niue Tona Yaws (Sph)
Nukumanu Tona Sore (n) (Fbg)
Nukuoro Dona Wart, mole (Crl)
Penrhyn Tona/tona Wart (Sta)
Pukapuka Tona Wart (Mta)
Rarotongan Tona Yaws (I) (Bse)
Rennellese Tona Skin blemish; suction cups of Octopus tentacle (Ebt)
Rotuman Jona Yaws (Cwd)
Samoan Toga/toga/a/feʔe Type of boil (McP)
Samoan Tona Yaws, wart (Prt)
Samoan Tona/tona/a/feʔe One kind of wart. Kind of pimple or wart on a limb swollen by elephantiasis. (Prt)
Samoan Lafe/toga Warts Phonologically Irregular (McP)
Tahitian Tona Verrue; chancre. A wart or excrescence; a species of the venereal disease (Dvs). (Lmt)
Takuu Tona Yaws (Hwd)
Takuu Kaa/tona Sucker on the tentacle of an octopus (Mle)
Tikopia Tona Tropical ulcer; yaws (Fth)
Tongan Tona Yaws (Cwd)
Tuamotu Tona Nodules on skin (Stn)
Tuvalu Tona Yaws (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Tona Wound after infection or mosquito bite, difficult to heal. Ulcer, sore (Ray). (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Kili/tona Scar (after a small sore) (Hvn)
West Futuna Tona Wart (Dty)
West Uvea Tona Petites plaies circulaires sur le pied (Hmn)

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