Protoform: FAKA-TOO.A [PN] Cause to fall, drop; lay (egg)

Description: Cause to fall, drop; lay (egg)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*0 < PN *faka-.1, *too.3

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Fakatoo Pondre; faire tomber, fair descendre; cueilir (noix de coco) (Mfr)
East Uvea Fakatoo Faire tomber; pondre; faire avorter (Rch)
Kapingamarangi Hagadoo To drop (Lbr)
Luangiua Haa/ko/koo Hang (someone) (Smd)
Niue Fakatoo To drop deliberately; (Sph)
Samoan FaŹ”atoo To give over, as land sold or given; to curse Uncertain Semantic Connection (Prt)
Takuu Hakatoo/ina Lower (canoe sail) (Mle)
Tikopia Fakatoo Cause to fall (Fox)
Tokelau Fakatoo Make something come off (from where it is stuck, hooked etc); (of a relative) be cast out (with a curse). (Sma)
Tongan Fakatoo Cause to fall, let fall; cause a child to be born prematurely; lay (an egg) (Cwd)
Tuvalu Fakatoo Cause to fall or drop; cause rain to fall (Jsn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Hua/too Change shell or skin (of reptiles, crayfish, etc.) (Hvn)
West Futuna Fakato To lay eggs (Dty)
West Uvea Fagatoo Accoucher (Hmn)

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