Protoform: FANA.1 [AN] Shoot with a bow

Description: Shoot with a bow
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to AN: Austronesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. PN *pana.a "release something held under tension"
*4 POC *p(w)anaq "bow; to shoot" (LPO I:225).
*5 PMP *panaq "shoot" (Dpf. 1938).
*6 PAN *panaq "throw something at a target; shoot with bow and arrow" (ACD).
*7 PBN *vanath-i "to shoot" (Lvy. 1979).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Pana Bow (Yen)
East Futuna Fana Shoot with bow (Mfr)
East Uvea Fana Shoot (Rch)
Emae Fana Bow (Cpl)
Fijian Vana Shoot with bow (Cpl)
Ifira-Mele Fana Bow (Clk)
Lau Fa(fa)na Shoot with a bow (Ivs)
Luangiua Vaŋa Spear fish Phonologically Irregular (Smd)
Luangiua Vaŋa/vaŋa Diving and spearing fish Phonologically Irregular (Smd)
Mangareva Naʔa Bow (Bck)
Marquesas Hana Press on a lever (n) (Dln)
Mota Vene Shoot with a bow (Cdn)
New Zealand Maori Whana Bent, bowed . Kick (Bgs)
New Zealand Maori Whaka/whana/ Project, impel (Wms)
Nggela Vana Shoot with a bow (Fox)
Niue Fana/fiti Bow and arrow (Sph)
Niue Fana Gun; to shoot. Bow, arrow (McE). (Sph)
Nuguria Hau/fana Narrow [sc. arrow] (Ray)
Nuguria Hana Shoot (arrows) (vt) (Dvl)
Penrhyn Hana Bow and arrow; to shoot (Sta)
Pukapuka Wana/na Bending, curving (Mta)
Pukapuka Wena Bow (n). Toy bow (modern) (Bge). Phonologically Irregular (Sby)
Raʔivavae Hana To recoil, spring back straight, as a released bow; (frly) to shoot an arrow (Stn)
Rarotongan ʔAna Draw a bow (Bse)
Rarotongan Taa/ʔana/ Shoot with bow (Bse)
Rennellese Hana Shoot, as arrow, bow, speargun (Ebt)
Rotuman Fana Shoot with a bow Borrowed (Cwd)
Saʔa Hana Shoot with a bow (Ivs)
Samoan Fana Shoot (Gen.) (Prt)
Sikaiana V/vana To spear fish with a rubber sling, to shoot a bow and arrow Phonologically Irregular (Dnr)
Tahitian Fana A bow of the archer (Dvs)
Tahitian Fana Arc; vergue (Jsn)
Takuu V/vana Spear someone or something, throw a spear Phonologically Irregular (Mle)
Tikopia Fana Shoot; bow, gun (Fth)
Tokelau Fana Gun, rifle; shoot, fire; spear (with spear gun) (Sma)
Tongan Fana Shoot (Cwd)
Tongan Kau/fana Bow (Cwd)
Tongan Fanna To shoot as with a gun or bow (Mar)
Tuamotu Fana Shoot with bow (Stn)
Tuamotu Hana Shoot with bow (Stn)
Tuvalu Fana Shoot with a gun (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Fana Bow, shoot with a bow (Grn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Hana(ia) Shoot (with bow and arrow) (Hvn)
Waya Vana Shoot with a bow (Ply)
West Futuna (H)fana (trans. fan/ia) Bow (of a bow and arrow); to shoot or hunt with a bow and arrow (Dty)
West Uvea Fana Arc, tirer à l'arc (Hmn)

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