Protoform: TAA-POLA [NP] Basket plaited from a single coconut frond

Description: Basket plaited from a single coconut frond
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian

*0 << PN *pola.1 "plaited coconut leaf"
*1 Cf. PN *pola-pola

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Taaropa Basket, larger than the one called kete Phonologically Irregular (Kvt)
Hawaiian Kaapola Bind, wrap, bandage (Obs.) (Pki)
Mangareva Tapora. Tapoora (Rch). Enveloppe. Nappe; envelopper; mettre des feuilles à terre pour y placer de la nourriture; planche, table, espèce d'autel où on mettait le défunt (Jnu)
Marquesas Kapoa. Kapoʔa (MQN) (Atl). Panier tressé en feuilles de cocotier. Panier ovale à large ouverture tressé en jeunes palmes de cocotier; large-mouthed oval basket woven with young coconut palms (Atl). Phonologically Irregular (Lch)
New Zealand Maori Taapora Basket in which whitebait are cooked; cook whitebait in baskets (Wms)
Niue Taapola Coconut leaf basket Problematic (Sph)
Penrhyn Taapora Kind of basket used as a plate to contain cooked fish (Sta)
Pukapuka Taapola Coconut thatch made from whole frond (Mta)
Rarotongan Taapora Basket roughly woven from one side of coconut leaf (Bse)
Tokelau Taapola A carrier woven from a coconut frond, used in carrying pandanus leaves (Sma)
Tuvalu Taapola Basket of plaited Coconut frond (Rby)

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