Protoform: HUGA [EP] Subordinate person

Description: Subordinate person
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to EP: East Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Huŋa/moa Needy person under one's care (Kvt)
Hawaiian Hune Poor, destitute, a poor person Problematic (Pki)
New Zealand Maori Hunga Slave (Wms)
Rarotongan ʔUnga Labouring, employed on manual work, planting on another's land (Bse)
Tahitian Hua The aged, the infirm, women and children put in a place of safety in time of war (Dvs)
Tuamotu Huŋa A state or condition of mourning, lamentation for the dead Problematic (Stn)

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