Protoform: GASAU [FJ] Arrow

Description: Arrow
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to FJ: Fijic
Notes:

*8 Probable borrowing from Fijian (Gty).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Ngatao Arrow (also other projectiles e.g. bullet) Phonologically Irregular (Fbg)
East Futuna Gasau Arrow (Bgs)
Fijian Gasau Reed, arrow (Bgs)
Nuguria Nahau Arrow (made of coconut trunk) (Dvl)
Rennellese Ngasau Arrow (Ebt)
Takuu Nasau Arrow (Hwd)
Tikopia Ngasau Arrow (traditionally with reed shaft and bone tip) (Fth)
Tongan Ngahau Arrow (Cwd)
Tongan Gnahów A war arrow (Mar)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ngau Arrow (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ngau velo Spear (Hvn)
West Futuna Gasau Reed, wild cane. Pointed arrow (Cpl). (Dty)
West Futuna Gasau/jiri Sharpened cane used as spear or arrow (Dty)

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