Protoform: FAA-QITI [PN] Narrow

Description: Narrow
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. PPN *qiti 'small', *faa-lasi 'wide'

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Haaiki Narrow, pinched; limitation, restriction (Pki)
Mangaia Aaiti Narrow (Sta)
Mangareva ʔA/ʔaiti Etre étroit, serré; approcher (temps) (Rch)
Mangareva Aiti Etre à l'étroit, n'avoir pas de place (se dit d'un vêtement, d'un lieu ou l'on est serré) (Rch)
Marquesas Faiti (MQS), haiti, faʔaiti (MQN) Etroit, serré, resserré. Etroit, narrow [Southeast Marquesan Dialect] (Atl). (Lch)
New Zealand Maori Whaaiti Narrow, compact; crowded together (Wms)
Niuafoʔou Faasiʔi Narrow Borrowed (Gry)
Rarotongan ʔOoiti Constricted (of openings), narrow Problematic (Bse)
Tongan Faasiʔi Narrow (of opening, path, room etc.) (Cwd)
Tuamotu Faiti Obstructed, blocked, cluttered up; narrow, hence difficult to pass through (Stn)

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