Pollex Reconstructed Protoforms

Level Reconstruction Description
FAGA.4 Fish-trap
FAGO Blow or speak through nose
FAGU-FAGU Nose-flute *(fagu)fagu
FAGU.1 Wax gourd (Benincasa hispida)
FAGU.2 Breathe, blow through nose
FAI-.3 Prefix deriving noun performer from certain verbs (Rby)
FAI-.6 Prefix to kin terms deriving (i) verbs meaning 'treat as, adopt as', (ii) collective nouns referring to pairs or groups of persons so related
FAI-GA Deed, action; way of doing; try, persist
FAI-GAOFIE Easy, not difficult
FAI-GATAQA Difficult
FAI-KAI Food cooked with coconut cream
FAI-MANU Eagle Ray (Aetobatus narinari)
FAI-REPO A kind of ray (Clk)
FAI-TAHINA Group of siblings of same sex
FAI-TAMA Be pregnant
FAI-TAMANA Father and children
FAI-TAU Gather leaves to cover oven
TO FAI-TOQO Medical practices
FAI-VELI Copulate
FAI.1 Stingray
FAI.2A Make, do
FAI.2B Copulate
FAI.3 To have, possess
FAI.4 Cat's cradle, string games
FAI.5 Fight
FAITITILI.* Thunder: *fa(a)i(ti)tili
FAIVA Fishing
FAIWA Skill, special ability, occupation, performance (Clk)
FAKA-.1 Causative prefix
FAKA-.2 Similative prefix: to be or behave like (with nouns)
FAKA-.3 Repetitive prefix (with numerals)
FAKA-EA Draw breath, rest
FAKA-FANA. Re-heat cooked food (Clk)
FAKA-FANO Defecate after constipation
FAKA-FETAQI To thank
FAKA-FITI Refuse
FAKA-FOHA Boil, abscess
FAKA-FOQOU Again; to do again
FAKA-FUA Wave, swell
SF FAKA-FUASEKI Sudden
FAKA-FULA Inflate, cause to swell up; bladder, belly: *faka-(fu)fula
FAKA-HUHU Suckle, breast-feed
FAKA-IKU To finish
FAKA-IPO-IPO Marry
FAKA-KAA.1 Sharpen
FAKA-KAA.2 Start a fire; set fire to: *faka-(ka-)kaa
CC FAKA-KAI Ear-pendant
FAKA-KAKAI Sharpen: *faka-(ka)kai
FAKA-KAU Consider carefully: *fakakau(kau)
FAKA-KII.* Throat

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