Protoform: MAKA-TEA [TA] Dead coral of raised reef

Description: Dead coral of raised reef
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to TA: Tahitic

*0 << PN *maka.a "stone", *tea "white"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Marquesas Makatea Blanchir, moutonner Problematic (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Makatea Trail, track left by passing persons; anxiety, apprehension Problematic (Wms)
Niue Makatea Coral sand, a type of limestone Problematic (Sph)
Rarotongan Makatea Raised formations of dead coral (Bse)
Tuamotu Makatea A type of grey or white limestone (Stn)

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