Protoform: PASU.1B [CE] Drum n

Description: Drum n
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CE: Central-Eastern Polynesian

*8 Note. Assigning the "alarum...of stone or wood" meaning to MAO pahuu is an error of the 5th and later editions of (Wms).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Pahu Can, pot, tin-can; coffin (obs.). Urna, ataud (mod.), tarro, cajun . Problematic (Fts)
Hawaiian Pahu Drum (Pki)
Mangareva Paʔu Tambour (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Pahu Drum (Krk)
Marquesas Pahu Tambour (Dln)
Marquesas Páhhou A drum (Crk)
New Zealand Maori Pahu Bark (as dog); glance off, ricochet (as a dart). Alarum made of stone or wood (Wms 3rd ed). Wooden gong (Bgs)
New Zealand Maori Pahuu Alarum made of stone or wood (Wms 5th ed.). Burst, explode (Wms)
Niue Pahu Local bass [instrument] made from box, string and stick; cello, double bass. A drum (McE). Problematic (Sph)
Nukuoro Pahu A drum Problematic (Crn)
Penrhyn Pahu Drum, slit drum Problematic (Sta)
Pukapuka Payu Single-ended drum (Bge)
Rarotongan Paʔu Drum (Bse)
Tahitian Pahu Tambour à membrane (Lmt)
Tokelau Pahu Sharkskin drum (???)
Tuamotu Pahu Drum (Stn)

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