Protoform: PUULOU.A [CP] To cover with a cloth; a cover (especially) for the head

Description: To cover with a cloth; a cover (especially) for the head
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CP: Central Pacific

*0 >> CE *puuroku "cover head"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Paka/puro(u?) To cover something (Fbg)
Anuta Puurou To cover oneself as with a blanket (Fbg)
East Futuna Puulou Head covering, cover head (Bgs)
East Uvea Pulou Se couvrir la tete; se voiler (Rch)
Emae Puurourou Very leafy (of tree) Problematic (Cpl)
Ifira-Mele Puurou To cover (e.g. someone sleeping) (Clk)
Luangiua Pu/pulou Sheet, for sleeping (Smd)
Marquesas Poʔou Linceul pour les morts Phonologically Irregular (Lch)
Niue Pulou Cover the head; hat (Sph)
Nuguria Buloo Hat (Ray)
Nukuoro Buulou Cover up (Crl)
Rennellese Puugou Abundance of hair, climbing vine (Ebt)
Rotuman Purou Leaf cover or cap placed on food cooking (Cwd)
Samoan Puulou Headgear (Prt)
Sikaiana Pulou Hat (Dnr)
Tahitian Purou To cover the face and head (Dvs)
Takuu Purou Largest of the woven mats...Formerly used overhead as protection against rain, or as a mosquito net for babies (Mle)
Tikopia Purou Cover over (Fth)
Tokelau Puulou Hat, headgear in general (Sma)
Tongan Puulou Cloth used to cover head/face, face and body, hat (Cwd)
Tongan Booló Veiled, concealed, something thrown over the head and face, to veil, to mask (Mar)
Tuamotu Puurou Cover over, veil (Stn)
Tuvalu Puulou Cover oneself (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Lau/pulou Leaves of the talipot palm, used as umbrellas (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Po/pulou Talipot palm (Hvn)
West Futuna Purau, purou Hat, garland, crown; to don a hat; to cover, to put on a lid (Dty)
West Futuna Burau (WFU), purau (ANI) To cover over; garland, crown, hat [Aniwa Dialect] (Cpl)
West Uvea Pulou (ina) Vêtements; habiller, enfiler (Hmn)

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