Protoform: FAAGOTA [OC] To obtain seafood by fishing or hunting on the reef

Description: To obtain seafood by fishing or hunting on the reef
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic

*3 PEO *pa9onta.
*4 POC *pa9oda "gather seafood on the reef" (LPO IV:162);*pina9oda "seafood gathered on the reef" (Clk. 1991).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Pangota Fishing from canoes ; generic for fishing but especially to fish drives on reef (Yen)
Bugotu Vagoda Hunt for shellfish on the reef (Ivs)
East Futuna Faagota Get seafood from reef (Bgs)
East Uvea Faagota Peche aux coquillages; prendre des coquillages (Rch)
Emae Faangota Pêcher à marée basse (Rve)
Hawaiian Hano Fish net Problematic (Pki)
Ifira-Mele Faagota Gather seafood on the reef (Clk)
Kapingamarangi Hangota Go fishing with a line (Ebt)
Luangiua Haaŋoka Women diving for shell food (Smd)
Mota Vaŋona Catch fish with a line, get shellfish (Cdn)
Motu Haoda To fish (Lst)
Nggela Vangonda Collect food on reef; anything on reef (Fox)
Niuatoputapu Fangota Female-dominated 'gathering' (marine exploitation) (Dye)
Niue Fagota Gather shellfish on the reef (Sph)
Nuguria Haanota Fish (vt) (Dvl)
Nuguria Ho hanota Geht fischen! (Ths)
Nuguria Pena hanota Kleines Fischnetz (Ths)
Nukumanu Ha/hannota Fish (v) (plural) (Trt)
Nukuoro Haangoda Fishing (Crl)
Penrhyn Haangota A method of fishing (Sta)
Pukapuka Waangota Generic term for rod-fishing (Clark 1991:79); a particular type of fishing (Sby)
Rarotongan ʔAangota A method of fishing; basket formerly used for fish (large, made of coconut leaves) (Bse)
Rennellese Haangota Fish or gather shells, especially by women on the reef (Ebt)
Rotuman Hagota To fish . Problematic (Cwd)
Saʔa Hangoda Haliotis used as bait for crayfish (Ivs)
Samoan Faagota To fish, fishing (Prt)
Sikaiana Haanota General term for fishing (Sps)
Takuu Faanota Go fishing (Hwd)
Takuu Haanota Fish, catch fish (particularly by net or some means other than line fishing); pull in (a fish, line, or net) (Mle)
Tikopia Faangota Fish in deep sea by handline (Fth)
Tokelau Faagota School of fish; fish, catch fish (Sma)
Tongan Faangota Fish, search for shellfish (or any kind of fingota) (Cwd)
Tongan Fagnawta. Fangawta. Shell fish of any kind, to gather shell fish. Shell-fish, the act of picking up shell-fish on the beach at low water. (Mar)
Tuvalu Fagota A long-handled scoop net ; shoal, school (of reef fish), to fish (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Fangota Fish (vi) (Hvn)
West Futuna Fagota To fish (generic); to hunt for any kind of animal sea life; to fish from a canoe (Dty)
West Uvea Faangota Pecher, faire la peche (Hmn)

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