Protoform: TAKELE.B [NP] Bottom of the sea

Description: Bottom of the sea
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Luangiua KaŹ”ele Sand, earth Uncertain Semantic Connection (Smd)
Rennellese Takege Bottom...of...ocean (Ebt)
Takuu Takere ppaa Foundation of an island, the solid base upon which an atoll rests... (Mle)
Tokelau Takele Bottom (of the sea) (Sma)
Tuamotu Takere The bottom (of sea) (Stn)
Tuvalu Takele/papa Rocky floor of sea-bed depressions (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Takele Bottom of the sea (Hvn)
West Futuna Takere/vaka Bottom of the canoe; said of big men Problematic (Dty)

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