Protoform: TAFA-TAI [NP] Seashore, coast

Description: Seashore, coast
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian
Notes:

*0 << PN *tafa.1 "side", *tahi "sea"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Tahatai Beach, sea-coast, littoral, shore (Fts)
Hawaiian Kahakai Beach, seashore (Pki)
Mangareva Atatai Bord de mer, rivage Phonologically Irregular (Rch)
Mangareva Taʔatu Baie, crique, anse; peuple, tribu Problematic (Rch)
Marquesas Taha tai Seaside. Plage, beach (Atl). (Mtu)
Moriori Tatahi Sea-beach Problematic (Shd)
Moriori Tatatei Sea coast Problematic (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Tahatai Shore (Wms)
Pukapuka Tawaatai Seaside (Bge)
Rarotongan Taʔatai The seaside (Sve)
Tahitian Tahatai Bord de mer (Lmt)
Tuamotu Tahatai The seashore (Stn)
West Futuna Taf/tafatai (ANI) Breakers (Cpl)
West Uvea Tafaatai Bord de mer (Hmn)

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