Protoform: FAKA-FULA [PN] Inflate, cause to swell up; bladder, belly: *faka-(fu)fula

Description: Inflate, cause to swell up; bladder, belly: *faka-(fu)fula
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*0 < PN *faka-.1, *fula.1

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Faka/fu/fula Commencer à enfler (Mfr)
East Futuna Fakafula/saa Suppurer (plaie); s'infecter à nouveau (furoncle qui repart) (Mfr)
Kapingamarangi Hagahula To swell (Lbr)
Luangiua Haahuka Make swell Phonologically Irregular (Smd)
Niue Faka/fu/fula To cause to swell (Sph)
Nuguria Hakahula Magen (Ths)
Nukuoro Hagahula The sac in a fish which emerges from its mouth when it is brought up from a great depth (Crl)
Rennellese Hakahuga Lung, air bladder (fish) (Ebt)
Sikaiana Haka/h/hula To blow up, as of a balloon (Dnr)
Takuu Haka/f/fura Puff out one's abdomen; (of certain fish) inflate themselves (Mle)
Tongan Fakafula Causative of fula (to swell) (Cwd)
Vaeakau-Taumako Huahula/ina Inflate (Hvn)
West Futuna Fakafura (ANI) Bladder. Vessie (Rve). (Dty)

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