Protoform: FE-KITE [NP] See or meet one another

Description: See or meet one another
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian
Notes:

*0 << PN *fe- 'reciprocal', *kite 'see'

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Fekite Meet one another. Apparaître chacun d'un côté (Mfr). (Bgs)
East Futuna Fekite/ʔaki Apparaître face à face (Mfr)
East Uvea Fekite Apparaitre (Btn)
Moriori Hokite(nga) Meeting and greeting (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Wheekite See dimly; dazzled; dimness, haze Problematic (Wms)
Niue Fekite/aki To see one another (McE)
Samoan Feʔite/ʔiteaʔi See indistinctly (as at twilight) (Prt)
Tikopia Fekite See each other, meet (Fth)
Tongan Fekite/ʔaki Appear to or be in sight of one another; see or come across one another from time to time (Cwd)
Tuvalu Fekite Meet by chance (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako He/kute/aki See each other (Hvn)
West Uvea Fekite Au revoir (Hmn)

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