Protoform: MA-GAALAFU [SO] Hearth (Clk)

Description: Hearth (Clk)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to SO: Samoic-Outlier Polynesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. PPN *refu "ashes", *taa-lafu "hearth", NP *gaa-lafu "charcoal"
*8 Note. PSO *magaalafu is implied but PPN *refu with a > e suggests that the compound is older.

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Mugaalafu Cendre, reste carbonis├ęs (Gzl)
Emae Magarafu Hearth, fire site (Cpl)
Fijian Mataadravu Hearth Problematic (Cpl)
Rennellese Magangahu Ashes, cinders, fireplace (met.) (Ebt)
Samoan Magaalafu Hearth (Prt)
West Futuna Magarafu Ashes (Dty)

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