Protoform: MAILE [PN] A fragrant vine or shrub (Alyxia sp.)

Description: A fragrant vine or shrub (Alyxia sp.)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Maile Scented vine (Alyxia bracterlosa) (Mfr)
East Uvea Maile. Malie Shrub (Alyxia sp.). Alyxia stellata (Myr)
Emae Maire Shrub sp. with fragrant leaves (Cpl)
Hawaiian Maile Twining shrub, (Alyxia olivaeformis) (Pki)
Ifira-Mele Maire Plant used for garlands (Clk)
Luangiua Maile Sweet smelling fern, wide leaf (Smd)
Luangiua Maele/vai Fern sp. (Thelypteris sp.) Phonologically Irregular (Tbs)
Luangiua Maele Wart Fern (Polypodium scolopendria) Phonologically Irregular (Tbs)
Mangareva Maire Shrub sp (???)
Mangareva Meire Fougère odoriférante (Rch)
Marquesas Meiʔe. Meie, mehe (Lch). A shrub (Alyxia sp.). Arbuste aux fleurs odoriférantes, de la famille des apocynacées (Lch). (Brn)
New Zealand Maori Maire (Olea spp.) (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Maire/hau A fragrant shrub (Phebalium nudum) (Wms)
Niue Maile Shrub sp. (Alyxia stellata) fragrant leaves used for making lei and scenting oil (Sph)
Nuguria Maile Fern (Dvl)
Nukuoro Maile Plant sp., (Polypodium scolopendria) (Crl)
Penrhyn Maire Kind of fern growing on old coconut trees (Sta)
Pukapuka Maile Plant sp. (Polypodium scolopendria) (Bge.) (Bge)
Rapa Mairi Ferns (Polypodium phymatovles, P.euryphyllum) (Sks)
Rapa Maire (Alyxia sp.) (Brn)
Rarotongan Maire General name for ferns, but most commonly applied to (Phymatosorus scolopendria), an indigenous terrestrial or epiphytic fern (Whr)
Rarotongan Maire A shrub (Oldenlandia foetida); a fern (Polypodium scolopendria); a shrub (Alyxia stellata) (Bse)
Rarotongan Maire-raakau A shrub (Alyxia stellata) (McC)
Rarotongan Maire-kakara A fern with fragrant leaves (Microsorium sylvaticum) (Whr)
Rennellese Maige (Alyxia acuminata), a fragrant vine (Ebt)
Samoan Lau/maile/ (Alyxia spp.) (Phm)
Sikaiana Maile Plant sp (Dnr)
Tahitian Maire Fougère odorante qui sert à l'ornementation (Polypodium pustulatum); et aussi Alyxia stellata, recherché pour le "mono`i" (Lmt)
Takuu Maile Fern sp. (Polypodium scolopendria) (Mle)
Tikopia Maire Fern with large digitated leaf (Fth)
Tokelau Lau/maile/ A fern (Phymatosorus scolopendria) (Whr)
Tongan Maile A fragrant shrub (Alyxia stellata) (Ykr)
Tongan Myili A species of the myrtle (Mar)
Tuamotu Maiire Sweet-scented fern, (Polypodium scolopendrium) (Stn)
Tuamotu Monoi /maire/ A shrub (Alyxia scandens) Makatea (Brn)
Tuamotu Maaire A large tree (Stn)
Tuvalu Maile Tree sp. (Phymatodes scolopendria) (Rby)

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