Protoform: FAGA.4 [PN] Fish-trap

Description: Fish-trap
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. PN *faga.2 "bay"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Faga Nasse en palme de cocotier (Mfr)
East Uvea Faga Barrage en feuilles de cocotier pour la pêche cotière (Rch)
Kapingamarangi Madaa/hanga Entrance funnel of the fish trap (made of peeled coconut root) (Lbr)
Niue Fanga A trap for crayfish; a sheath (McE)
Pukapuka Wanga/wanga Parts of hoop of flyingfish net (Sby)
Rarotongan ʔAnga A kind of fish-trap (Bse)
Rennellese Hanga Rattan trap for paghabu fish at the Lake (Ebt)
Rennellese Hangahanga Long-handled nets used for flying-fish (Ebt)
Rotuman Faga Wicker fish-trap Borrowed (Cwd)
Samoan Faga No-return traps made of basketwork to catch eels, lobsters, etc. (Prt)
Tahitian Faʔa Nasse. Fishtrap with diminishing entrance (Xxx). (Lmt)
Takuu Hana Fish trap, fish weir (Mle)
Tokelau Faga Trap (Sma)
Tongan Fanga To set a trap (Cwd)
Vaeakau-Taumako Hanga/nga Trap, rope, loop (for trapping something) (Hvn)
West Uvea Fanga Piège pour poissons (corbeil, tout filet tendu, toute nasse posée), casier à langoustes, piege à rats, cage à oiseaux (Hmn)

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