Protoform: QATI.4 [PN] Procure fire: *qati(-afi)

Description: Procure fire: *qati(-afi)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Atiafi Go in search of fire (Bgs)
Luangiua Aki Light (fire), get fire from someone else (Smd)
New Zealand Maori Kau/ati/ Bed of fire-plough (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Kau/eti Bed of fire-plough (Wms)
Nuguria Hak(a)/kati Kindle, light a fire Phonologically Irregular (Dvl)
Rennellese ʔAtiahi Faggot, as for carrying fire when matches are not available (Ebt)
Samoan Ati To fetch fire (Prt)
Takuu Ati Take fire from one location to another; (of a fire) start to burn (Mle)
Tokelau Ati Fetch fire (Sma)
Tongan ʔEsi-afi Fetch or get or procure fire (Cwd)
Tuamotu Kau/ati Lower frictioning stick of fire-plough (Stn)
Tuvalu Ati Fetch (of fire only) (Rby)

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