Protoform: FAALIKI [PN] Cover floor with mats or grass; floor covering

Description: Cover floor with mats or grass; floor covering
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Faaliki Cover floor with mats (Bgs)
East Uvea Faaliki Faire la plancher d'une maison (Rch)
Easter Island Heeriki Grass used as floor-covering. Spread (Wbr). (Fts)
Emae Fariki/a Spread a covering over (Cpl)
Hawaiian Haaliʔi (Spread) covering (Pki)
Ifira-Mele Faariki Spread mats for sitting upon; floor (Clk)
Kapingamarangi Haariki Flat receptacle (Ebt)
Kapingamarangi Haaligi Place a mat under something (Lbr)
Mangareva ʔAriki Litière; paquet de feuilles; couvrir la nourriture; étendre des draps, des feuilles, pour se coucher, couvrir le sol pour y déposer quelque chose, ou pour orner (Rch)
Mangareva Eriki kura Morceau d'étoffe peinte en jaune dont on couvrait la poitrine des cadavres Problematic (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Whaariki Applied to cups, saucers, plates, etc. Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sve)
Marquesas Faiʔi (MQS), haiʔi (MQN). Haaʔiki (I). Litière, tapis. Tout ce qu'on etend sous quelqu'on soit qu'il se couche dessus (Dln). Borrowed (Lch)
Marquesas Faíí, faíki; haíí (MQS), haíki Litière, tapis (Dln)
Marquesas Hieke Grass sp....fine...strewed for bedding, over which the principal people lay a mat. (Crk)
New Zealand Maori Whaariki Floor mat, cover floor with mats (Wms)
Niue Faliki To spread on the ground. To spread out; cover spread (Sph). (McE)
Nukuoro Haaligi Wrap around, line with (Crl)
Penrhyn Haariki Floor covering or table covering; to spread, lay down (Sta)
Penrhyn Hariki o te kai Food basket (Bck)
Pukapuka Aaliki Cover floor with mats or grass Borrowed (Bge)
Raʔivavae Haariʔi To cover the hot stones of a native oven with a section of crushed banana-trunk; to cover or spread over with leaves or mats; to welcome, entertain as a guest (Stn)
Rarotongan ʔAariki Put a covering on (Bse)
Rennellese Haagiki Mat, table mat, object lying under anything; lie under, be spread upon (Ebt)
Sikaiana Haliki Basket for pudding (Sps)
Tahitian Faariʔi Recipient, contenir; recevoir quelqu’un, accueillir Problematic (Lmt)
Takuu Faariki Feast given on completion of an important canoe Problematic (Hwd)
Takuu Haariki Put a carrying cloth beneath an infant; put one's hands under someone in order to lift them up; line the bottom of a basket with leaves (Mle)
Tikopia Fariki Mat, carpet of mats (Fth)
Tongan Faliki Floor (Cwd)
Tongan Faliki/ʔi Cover (Floor) with mats (Cwd)
Tongan Faligi, falligi To pave, to floor (Mar)
Tuamotu Faariki Sticks on hot stones to prevent food burning (Stn)
Tuvalu Faaliki Gift of mats (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Faliki/hia Put leaves into the oven (for baking fish etc. inside) (Hnh)
Vaeakau-Taumako Hualiki/a, -hia Put leaves into something Phonologically Irregular (Hwd)
West Futuna Fariki Spread out mats (Dty)
West Futuna Fariki (ANI) To lay down level (e.g. a path); spread out mats (Cpl)
West Futuna Farigi/ŋatau (WFU) Placing leaves below the earth in which taro is planted (Cpl)
West Uvea Faliki/a Étendre des branches de cocotier sur quelque chose (Hmn)

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