Protoform: TUQU-LA [PN] Perch

Description: Perch
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*0 << PN *tuqu "stand"
*1 Cf. PN *tuqu-la "perch"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Kula Plain, field, open country; basket-like fish trap (Pki)
Niue Tuula Pulpit (Sph)
Nuguria Tuura Shell root (of small growing clams) (Dvl)
Samoan Tula A perch for a pigeon; stones at the entrance of fish enclosures on which the tautai stands; a locality, a habitat (Prt)
Sikaiana Tula The muscle of a shell fish that adheres to a rock (Dnr)
Tongan Tuʔula Alight, settle (Cwd)

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