Protoform: LOLO.1B [PN] Delicious, sweet, rich, oily, fatty (of food)

Description: Delicious, sweet, rich, oily, fatty (of food)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Roro/roro Fatty, greasy; fat, grease (Fbg)
East Uvea Lolo Huileux (Rch)
Hawaiian Lo/lolo Tasty, rich, fat (as marrow) (Pki)
Kapingamarangi Lol/lolo Oily (Lbr)
Mangareva Roro/roro Bon, doux, agréable au goût (Rch)
Niue Lolo Luscious, delicious (Sph)
Nukuoro Lol/lolo Oily (Crl)
Rarotongan Roro Full-flavoured, delicious; sweet [Atiu] (Bse)
Rennellese Gogo Be oily, greasy, rich, very sweet (Ebt)
Samoan Lo/lolo Rich (of food). Fat (of pork); to be fat, to be rich (Prt). (Mnr)
Tikopia Ro/rooro Creamy, hence soft (Fth)
Tokelau Lo/lolo Be fatty, oily; rich (food) (Sma)
Tongan Lolo To taste oily (Cwd)
Tuvalu L/lolo (of food) To absorb coconut cream, to be creamy (Jsn)

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