Protoform: KINI.2A [PN] Slash, beat down

Description: Slash, beat down
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Kini Beat (Mfr)
East Uvea Kini(kini), kini/si Coup de b√Ęton; frapper avec une verge, fouetter (Rch)
Emae Kini/tia Spank, beat (Cpl)
Kapingamarangi Dii kini Blazing hot (of the sun) (Lbr)
Niue Kini To strike down, beat down, slash, cut down, trim (mainly plant material). (Sph)
Rennellese Kini Slash, hit, whip, strike (Ebt)
Tikopia Kini Clash, as of clubs up and down in fuata dance (Fth)
Tokelau Ki/kini Lash (e.g. wind), swing hard (e.g. scoop net) (Sma)
Tongan Kini Beat, strike down undergrowth, make a track (Cwd)
Tuvalu K/kini To beat a drum, or a child; to hit a ball; stick used to administer punishment (Jsn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Fi/kin/a To whip Phonologically Irregular (Hvn)
West Futuna Kiri/jia To hit, pound; to bang into. Fouetter; battre la bourre avant de faire ficelle (Rve). Phonologically Irregular (Dty)
West Uvea Ki/kini, kini/tia Frapper/battre (avec un bout de bois/ une baguette) (Hmn)
West Uvea Kini Baguette (Hmn)

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