Protoform: LAMA.2A [PN] Lamp-black, black dye, soot (Rby)

Description: Lamp-black, black dye, soot (Rby)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 PPN *rama "torch; to fish at night with torches".

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Luangiua Lama Black dye used for tattooing (hekau berries) (Smd)
Niue Lama Lamp-black, soot Problematic (McE)
Takuu Rama Dye used in tattooing (Hwd)
Takuu Lama Black dye used in tattooing, made from the fruit of the hetau tree (Mle)

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