Protoform: AI.1 [OC] Postposed verbal particle, oblique case anaphor

Description: Postposed verbal particle, oblique case anaphor
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic
Notes:

*4 POC *ai "locative pronoun, there" (Ply. 1976); "anaphoric or relative particle: there, previously mentioned place" (ACD).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Ai Anaphoric particle marking deletion of a non-subject (Mfr)
Easter Island Ai (Fts)
Hawaiian Ai Linking particle (Pki)
Kapingamarangi Ai Predicate complement (Lbr)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Ai Anaphoric particle (Krk)
Marquesas Ai Particle marking anaphor of an oblique case (Dln)
Moriori Ai, ei Anaphoric particle (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Ai Consequential and anaphoric postposed verbal particle (Bgs)
Niue Ai Anaphoric pronoun.... (Sph)
Penrhyn Ai Then, therefore, so (Sta)
Pukapuka Ai Verbal directive particle (Bge)
Raʔivavae Ai Particle of reference (Stn)
Rarotongan Ai Anaphoric particle (Bse)
Rennellese Ai There, thereby, at, in (Ebt)
Samoan Ai Relative and anaphoric particle (Prt)
Sikaiana Ei Anaphoric particle, in some cases follows a verb replacing a previous noun phrase (Dnr)
Tahitian Ai (aprè les formes verbales) Indique qu'un terme qui précède...précise la cause ou les circonstances de l'action (Lmt)
Takuu Ai Post-verbal particle in relative clauses (Mle)
Tikopia Ai Marker of finality, definiteness (Fth)
Tokelau Ai Anaphoric particle (Sma)
Tongan Ai In which, etc (Cwd)
Tongan Ai, gi-ai. Y. There, in that place. A corruption of ai, there. (Mar)
Tuamotu Ai Referential and circumstantial particle (Stn)
Tuvalu Ai Anaphoric pronoun (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ai Where, with it (postnuclear anaphoric pronoun, mostly clitic, referring to noun phrases with the preposition i) (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ei Anaphoric pronoun preceded by the preposition ki (Hvn)
West Futuna Ai, ei Anaphoric pronoun: it (after i or ki) (Dty)
West Uvea Ai Base d'adverbiaux marquant l'actualité de temps/lieu: ai/la, ai/nei... (Hmn)

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