Protoform: FULA.1 [OC] Swell up, be swollen, a swelling (anatomical): *(fu)fula

Description: Swell up, be swollen, a swelling (anatomical): *(fu)fula
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic

*4 POC *pupula "raised flesh over a wound" (ACD). [Based on PN + Rotuman, Arosi]

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Pura Protruding (as a fat stomach) (Fbg)
East Futuna Fu/fula/ Swollen, as a boil (Mfr)
East Uvea Fu/fula Enflé (Rch)
Emae Fu/fura Swell (Cpl)
Ifira-Mele F/fura Swell up (Clk)
Lau Fura Rotten, of flesh; mildewed; to be leprous (Ivs)
Marquesas Huhua. Huhuʔa (Atl). Swelling. Fluxion, inflammation, enflure, tumeur; enflé, bouffi, gonflé (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Hura Scrofulous swelling (Wms)
Niuafoʔou Pula Swelling Phonologically Irregular (Dye)
Niuafoʔou Fu/fula To swell (as abscess) (Gry)
Niuafoʔou Pu/pula To swell (as abscess) Borrowed (Gry)
Niue Fu/fula/ To swell (Sph)
Nuguria H/hura Swell up; swollen (vi) (Dvl)
Pukapuka Wula Swell up (Sby)
Rennellese Huga Ulcer, as in pubic area, neck, or armpit (Ebt)
Rotuman Hu/hula Swell, through disease (Cwd)
Samoan Fula Swell, swelling ; dropsy of the belly. Class of illness marked by swelling of tissues (McP). (Prt)
Samoan Fu(la)/fula Be swollen (frequentative) (Prt)
Sikaiana Hula/hula Oedema (Dnr)
Takuu F/fura Swell, be swollen; visibly pregnant (Mle)
Tikopia Fura Swell; swollen belly or other part of body (Fth)
Tokelau Fula Be swollen (Sma)
Tongan Fula Swell up as result of breaking tapu ; tumour, hard swelling (Bkr)
Tongan Fu/fula Swell up, out; pout or blow out the cheeks .To swell, a swelling (Bkr)
Tongan Pu/pula To swell, expand, bulge Phonologically Irregular (Cwd)
Tongan Boo/boola, boola To swell (Mar)
Tongan Foo/foola, foola Swollen, protuberant, bloated, large-bellied; intumescence (Mar)
Tuvalu Fu/fula To swell, swollen (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Hula To swell, full up ; full of food, swollen (Grn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Tua/hula Be inflated, expand (used about many kinds of objects, like human beings, puddings, balls ,etc.) (Hvn)
West Futuna (H)fura To swell (Dty)
West Futuna Fura/fura Piqure de moustique (Rve)
West Uvea Fu/fula Gonfler, enfler, bomber; enflure. Eléphantiasis [Heo Dialect] (Hmn)

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