Protoform: FATU-KALAA [PN] Kind of volcanic stone

Description: Kind of volcanic stone
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*0 << PN *fatu.2a, *kalaa

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Fatukala Kind of stone from `Uvea, black, with small holes (Bgs)
Kapingamarangi Hatu kharaa Volcanic stone said to come to Kapingamarangi on floating logs (Ebt)
Marquesas Hatuke Ēaa Pile of rocks Problematic (???)
Niue Fatukalaa Obsidian, volcanic stone (traditionally imported from volcanic islands, used as weapons and implements) (Sph)
Nukuoro Hadugolaa Volcanic stone (imported) (Crl)
Takuu Fatu karaa Hard volcanic stone (Hwd)
Takuu Hatu karaa Hard volcanic stone... (Mle)
Tikopia Fatu kala Testicles Problematic (Fth)
Tongan Fatukala Kind of stone (solid, not porous) (Cwd)
Tuvalu Fatu kalaa Hard, black stone (Rby)
West Futuna Fatukara (ANI) 'Marble' (Cpl)

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