Protoform: FAKA-SANI [EC] Tie two coconuts together by partially husked fibre

Description: Tie two coconuts together by partially husked fibre
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to EC: Ellicean

*1 Cf. PN *faka-.1, ?*sani.2 "remove leaves, cut hair" (Rby).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Luangiua Asaŋi Tie two coconuts together for carrying (Smd)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Fakahani Strip of husk connecting a pair of coconuts (Bck)
Manihiki-Rakahanga (Whaka)hani To tie up coconuts (Sve)
Nuguria Kahani (pl. kahhani) Tie two coconuts in a particular way (Dvl)
Penrhyn Hakasani, hakasari Tie two coconuts together; trace down genealogical line (Sta)
Pukapuka Kaayani Tie together two husked nuts...; strip of husk left on nut when husking (Bge)
Rennellese Hakasani Tie together, as two unhusked coconuts Problematic (Ebt)
Sikaiana Kaasani A bunch of coconuts tied together by their skins. (Dnr)
Takuu Kaasani Coconuts of any growth stage when tied in pairs; tear a strip from the husk of a dry coconut in order to tie it to another.... (Mle)
Tokelau Kaahani Tie (coconuts) in pairs (Sma)
Tuvalu Fakahani Tie two coconuts together with their own fibre (Rby)

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