KavalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Austronesian *pəñu.

NounEdit

pnu

  1. sea turtle (generic for all sea turtles, including the hawksbill)

ReferencesEdit

  • Paul Jen-kuei Li (李壬癸); Shigeru Tsuchida (土田滋) (2006) Kavalan Dictionary (噶瑪蘭語詞典) (Language and Linguistics Monograph Series; A-19)‎[1], Taipei, Taiwan: Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica, page 248.