Protoform: TAKELE.A [FJ] Base; bottom (of canoe), keel

Description: Base; bottom (of canoe), keel
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to FJ: Fijic

*2 PCP *takele "keel or dugout underbody to which planking is added (LPO I:187).
*7 Cf. PNCV *qere "bottom, butt, tail" (Clark 2009), Arosi ke-kere "tail"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Takere Bottom, or base or underside of a canoe, box or bowl, but not such objects as a house, bottle, or solid piece of wood (Fbg)
Anuta Kau/takere Canoe keel (Fbg)
East Futuna Takele Keel of boat. Fond (bouteille), cale (bateau) (Mfr). (Bgs)
East Uvea Takele Quille de bateau, fond d'un bateau, d'un récipient (Rch)
Fijian Takele Keel of canoe (Cpl)
Hawaiian Kaʔele Hull; inside bottom, as of a calabash or poi board (Pki)
Mangareva Tekere, kere/kere Quille d'une embarcation. The keel of a canoe (Tgr). Phonologically Irregular (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Takere Outer under part of canoe (Bck)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Take Keel of boat Phonologically Irregular (Sve)
Marquesas Tekeʔe Carène, coq d'un navire, fond d'une pirogue. Pirogue sans fargues (Lch). (Dln)
Marquesas Tàkái The keel of a vessel or canoe (Crk)
New Zealand Maori Takere Bottom [ex. of sea, basket]; main part of the hull of a canoe; keel; centre of a pathway worn by foot traffic (Wms)
Niue Takele. Taakele (Sph). To dwell, be based upon Uncertain Semantic Connection (McE)
Nukuoro Dagelo Bottom, foundation Phonologically Irregular (Crl)
Penrhyn Takere Bottom; bottom of ship (seen from inside) (Sta)
Pukapuka Takele Keel of a boat (Mta)
Pukapuka Takele Old, ancient (of people, things, time) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Bge)
Rapa Takere Keel of a canoe (Grn)
Rarotongan Takere Bottom, bed (of sea or chest); keel (Sve)
Rennellese Takege Bottom, as of ship, drum, ocean; back of a book (Ebt)
Samoan Taʔele The keel of a canoe; the bottom of a box, pail &c. (Prt)
Sikaiana Takele Bottom,*base (of island, house on posts, cup); keel (of boat) (Dnr)
Tahitian Taʔere Quille d'un bateau (Lmt)
Takuu Takere Keel of canoe, base of a food bowl (Mle)
Tikopia Takere Bottom of container, in interior; bilge (of canoe), hull (Fth)
Tikopia Kau/takere/ Keel of canoe (Fth)
Tokelau Takele Bottom, keel (Sma)
Tongan Takele Base, bottom, keel (Cwd)
Tuamotu Takere A keel (Stn)
Tupuaki Taere Keel or bottom of canoe (Atn)
Tuvalu T/takele Lowest point; the keel of a boat or canoe (Jsn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Takele/i nifo Gums (Ray)
Vaeakau-Taumako Takele Gum[s]. Wisdom tooth. Uncertain Semantic Connection (Hvn)
Waya Takele Keel of a boat (Ply)
West Futuna Takere/vaka Bottom of the canoe; said of big men (Dty)

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