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 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, haiti Etroit, serré (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Whaaiti Narrow, compact; crowded together (Wms)
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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