Protoform: FATI.B [PN] Bend, curve, form an angle

Description: Bend, curve, form an angle
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
Notes:

*0 >> NP *fati-ga "joint"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
New Zealand Maori Whati Be bent at an angle (Wms)
Nukuoro Hadi de uga Curvature of a fish line when angling (due to underwater current) (Crl)
Nukuoro Haadi/nga Curve (e.g. of a road) (Crl)
Takuu F/fati Carve a surface to be slightly dished, as on the bow of a canoe (Mle)
Tongan Fasi Part of ceremonial kava ring where it curves towards the bowl (Cwd)
Tongan Fasi/’a Bend of (Cwd)
Vaeakau-Taumako Vahi Bent in the middle Phonologically Irregular (Lch)

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