Protoform: FAI.2A [OC] Make, do

Description: Make, do
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic
Notes:

*0 >> PN *ma-fai
*4 POC *pai(t)(-i) 'do, make' (LPO V:458).
*41 PCEMP *bai "do, make" (ACD). [Based on PN and Soboyo]

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Pai Make, do (Fbg)
East Futuna Fai Faire, préparer (Mfr)
East Uvea Fai Faire (Rch)
Emae Fei/a Do, make (Cpl)
Kapingamarangi Hai Make, do (Lbr)
Luangiua Hai Do; continue! (imperative) (Smd)
New Zealand Maori Whai Practise (Wms)
Niue Fai Make, collect (Sph)
Nuguria Hai-a Do, make (Dvl)
Nuguria Fai Lassen, verursachen (Ths)
Nuguria Fai koe Machen (Ths)
Nukuoro Hai Do, make, use, (Crl)
Nukuoro Hai Causative prefix (Crn)
Rennellese Hai Do; take care of, attend to (Ebt)
Samoan Fai Do, make (Prt)
Sikaiana Hai Repair a roof (Sps)
Takuu Fai Do, make (Hwd)
Takuu Hai Do, make (Mle)
Tikopia Fai Make, do, prepare, produce (Fth)
Tokelau Fai Do, create, make (Sma)
Tongan Fai Make, do (Cwd)
Tongan Fy, fe To do (Mar)
Tongan Fei/a To effect, to do (Mar)
Tuvalu Fai Do, make (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Hai-a, fai-a Do, make, happen; act (n), custom (Hvn)
West Uvea Fai(a) Faire (Hmn)

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