Word Family - Bikini

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Bikini, Niue

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  • Austronesian ñiuʀ coconut [1]
    • Malayo-Polynesian *niuʀ coconut
      • Bornean
        • Barito
          • Malagasy voanio coconut compound with "fruit"
      • Chamorro niyok
      • Malayo-Sumbawan
        • Chamic *laʔur
          • Acehnese u coconut
          • Tsat lu³³ coconut
        • Malayic *ñiur
          • Malay nyiur coconut
      • Philippine
        • Central Philippine
          • Tagalog niyog coconut
        • Ilokano niog coconut
        • Sangir niuhe' coconut
      • Timoric
        • Tetun nuu-fuan coconut compound with "fruit"
      • Oceanic *niuʀ
        • Fijian niu coconut
        • Micronesian
          • Chuukese coconut
          • Kiribati nii coconut tree
            • Kiribati uaa nii coconut compound with "fruit"
          • Marshallese ni coconut, coconut tree, plant in general
            • Marshallese Pikinni Surface of Coconuts (place name)
              • German Bikini
                • English Bikini
                  • French Bikini
                    • French bikini bikini
                      • English bikini
                        • English -kini by re-analysis of bi- as referring to it being two-piece
          • Woleai liu coconut
        • Polynesian *niu
          • Tongic
            • Tongan niu coconut
            • Niuēan niu coconut
              • Niuēan Niuē O Coconut! (place name) vocative
                • English Niue
          • Niuafoʻou niu coconut
            • Niuafoʻou Niuafoʻou Many New Coconuts (place name)
              • English Niuafoʻou
          • Nuclear Polynesian
            • Samoan niu coconut
            • Eastern Polynesian
              • Marquesic
                • Hawaiʻian niu coconut
              • Tahitic
                • Māori niu coconut
  • Austronesian *buaʔ fruit
    • Paiwan vuaq
    • Malayo-Polynesian *buaq fruit
      • Bornean
        • Barito
          • Malagasy voa fruit, seed, kidney
            • Malagasy voanio coconut
      • Kawi ꦮ꧀​ꦮꦃ wwah fruit
        • Javanese woh fruit
      • Malayo-Sumbawan *buah
        • Chamic *bɔh
          • Acehnese boh fruit
        • Malayic *buah
          • Malay buah fruit
            • Malay berbuah to fruit
        • Sundanese ᮘᮥᮃᮂ buah fruit
      • Timoric
        • Tetun fuan fruit, heart
          • Tetun nuu-fuan coconut
        • Uab Meto fua' fruit
      • Oceanic
        • Fijian vua fruit
        • Polynesian
          • Tongic
            • Tongan fua fruit
            • Niuēan fua fruit
          • Nuclear Polynesian
            • Samoan fua fruit, egg
            • Eastern Polynesian
              • Marquesic
                • Hawaiʻian hua fruit, egg, seed, effect
              • Tahitic
                • Māori hua fruit, egg, outcome, benefit
        • Micronesian
          • Chuukese foun fruit
          • Kiribati uaa fruit
            • Kiribati uaa ni coconut

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Collected English words

Bikini, bikini, -kini, Niue, Niuafoʻou

Footnotes

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    Even though I have no evidence of the word prior to Malayo-Polynesian (no Formosan reflexes), I have included it because Li Jen-kuei (aka Paul Li) says "PAN *n'iuR 'coconut' is completely lost in all Formosan languages.", and Li is obviously more qualified to make that decision than I am.