Protoform: PAA.2A [AN] Slap, clap, pat (strike with open hand)

Description: Slap, clap, pat (strike with open hand)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to AN: Austronesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. PPN *paki, *paakia.
*4 POC *baba(k) "strike one against the other, knock" (LPO I:272).
*5 PMP *bak "clap! smack!"
*6 PAN *pakpak "to clap, flap the wings; sound of clapping or flapping"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Paa/ʔi Slap (Bgs)
East Uvea Paa Gifle, coup porté avec la main à plat, soufflet (Rch)
East Uvea Paa/ki-a Slap (Rch)
Emae Paa/kia Slap (Cpl)
Ifira-Mele Paa/kia Slap (Clk)
Kapingamarangi Paa Slap; clap (once); pat (Lbr)
Luangiua Paa(paa) Slap (Smd)
Niue Paa Slap, clap (McE)
Nukumanu (P)paa Slap (Trt)
Nukuoro Baa/baa Continuously touch or slap lightly, pat (Crl)
Nukuoro Baa/gia Slap (Crl)
Rennellese Paa Slap (Ebt)
Sikaiana Papa (ppa) (pass. paa/kia) To slap with the hand Phonologically Irregular (Dnr)
Takuu P/paa, paa/kia Strike with the open hand, slap (mosquito etc.), clap (with flat hands) (Mle)
Tongan Paa-ʔi, -ki Slap (esp. on head) (Cwd)
Tuvalu Pa/paa, paa/paa Slap (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Paa/paa Beat wings (Ebt)
Vaeakau-Taumako Pa/pa Clap, trample Phonologically Irregular (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Pa/kia Clap the hands (Hnh)
West Uvea Paa/kia Gifler (le visage) (Hmn)
West Uvea Paa/paa Battre des ailes (Hmn)

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