Protoform: FUATAGA.1 [CO] Ritual song (Rby)

Description: Ritual song (Rby)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CO: CO

*1 Cf. PN *fuata "crop, esp. breadfruit" or XO *fua.7 "commence a chant or song"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Pua tanga Wailing song or dirge, sung at funerals, or to mourn someone's departure from the island or the loss of a canoe (Fbg)
Rennellese Hua taga /qeha A kind of song sung in temples during kanogoto rituals Phonologically Irregular (Ebt)
Tikopia Fuatanga Lament; dirge; funeral song; certain other traditional ritual songs (Fth)

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