Protoform: FAKA-TAU [PN] Buy, sell

Description: Buy, sell
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 Cf. PN *tau.3 'count', *tatau 'equal'

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Fakatau Vendre, acheter, livrer; se vendre, s'échanger; échange, vente (Mfr)
East Uvea Fakatau Vendre, échanger; achat (Rch)
Ifira-Mele Fakattau (vi), fakatawia (vt) Pay, buy (Clk)
Niue Fakatau Buy, sell, trade; cost, price (Sph)
Nukuoro Haka-au-atu. Haka-au-mai. To sell. To buy. Phonologically Irregular (Crn)
Samoan Faʔatau To buy, to barter; to sell (Prt)
Tokelau Fakatau Buy, sell; shopping, trade (Sma)
Tongan Fakatau Buy, sell (Cwd)
Tongan Fucca-tow To barter, truck, or deal with, to commute, to lay a wager or bet (Mar)
Tuvalu Fakatau (mai, atu) Buy, sell (Rby)

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