Protoform: LASE [OC] Lime (coral)

Description: Lime (coral)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic

*2 PCP *laje "coral", PFJ *lase (Gty. 1991).
*3 PEO *laje "coral" (Gty. 1983).
*4 POC *laje "coral, branching coral" (LPO II:102; IV:208).
*5 PMP *lajay "coral".
*8 Note: Irregular s suggests possibility of borrowing.

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Lase Lime (coral) (Mfr)
East Uvea Lahe Limestone (Rch)
Emae Lase Branching coral Problematic (Cpl)
Fijian Lase Coral (Cpl)
Lau Lade Branching coral. Living coral (Akm). (Fox)
Mota Las Live branching coral (Cdn)
Motu Lade One kind of coral; coral reef (Lst)
Rarotongan Raʔe Limestone (cliffs) (Bse)
Rennellese Gase Kind of common branching coral (Ebt)
Rotuman Laje Coral (Cwd)
Tongan Lahe Lime (Coral) (Cwd)
Tongan Lahe Lime, which they make from coral (Mar)
Tuvalu Lahe Lime (Rby)

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