Protoform: FANA.1 [AN] Shoot with a bow

Description: Shoot with a bow
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to AN: Austronesian

*1 Cf. PN *pana.a "release something held under tension"
*4 POC *p(w)anaq "bow; to shoot" (LPO I:225).
*5 PMP *panaq "shoot" (Dpf. 1938).
*6 PAN *panaq "throw something at a target; shoot with bow and arrow" (ACD).
*7 PBN *vanath-i "to shoot" (Lvy. 1979).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Pana Bow. Any implement which discharges projectiles (Fbg). (Yen)
Anuta Pana/pana Generally, to shoot...; specifically, to spear-fish (Fbg)
East Futuna Fana Shoot with bow (Mfr)
East Uvea Fana Shoot (Rch)
Emae Fana Bow (Cpl)
Fijian Vana Shoot with bow (Cpl)
Ifira-Mele Fana Bow (Clk)
Lau Fa(fa)na Shoot with a bow (Ivs)
Luangiua Vaŋa Spear fish Phonologically Irregular (Smd)
Luangiua Vaŋa/vaŋa Diving and spearing fish Phonologically Irregular (Smd)
Mangareva Naʔa Bow (Bck)
Marquesas Fana Courbe, courbé, faussé, oblique; courber, se courber. (Dln)
Marquesas Hana Dresser un bois courbé; presser sur un levier (Dln)
Marquesas Fánna To bend (Crk)
Mota Vene Shoot with a bow (Cdn)
New Zealand Maori Whana Bent, bowed . Kick (Bgs)
New Zealand Maori Whaka/whana/ Project, impel (Wms)
Nggela Vana Shoot with a bow (Fox)
Niuafoʔou Fana Shoot (v) (Tmo)
Niue Fana/fiti Bow and arrow (Sph)
Niue Fana Gun; to shoot. Bow, arrow (McE). (Sph)
Nuguria Hau/fana Narrow [sc. arrow] (Ray)
Nuguria Hana Shoot (arrows) (vt) (Dvl)
Penrhyn Hana Bow and arrow; to shoot (Sta)
Pukapuka Wana/na Bending, curving (Mta)
Pukapuka Wena Bow (n). Toy bow (modern) (Bge). Phonologically Irregular (Sby)
Raʔivavae Hana To recoil, spring back straight, as a released bow; (frly) to shoot an arrow (Stn)
Rarotongan ʔAna Draw a bow (Bse)
Rarotongan Taa/ʔana/ Shoot with bow (Bse)
Rennellese Hana Shoot, as arrow, bow, speargun (Ebt)
Rotuman Fana Shoot with a bow Borrowed (Cwd)
Saʔa Hana Shoot with a bow (Ivs)
Samoan Fana Shoot (Gen.) (Prt)
Sikaiana V/vana To spear fish with a rubber sling, to shoot a bow and arrow Phonologically Irregular (Dnr)
Tahitian Fana A bow of the archer (Dvs)
Tahitian Fana Arc; vergue (Jsn)
Takuu V/vana Spear someone or something, throw a spear Phonologically Irregular (Mle)
Tikopia Fana Shoot; bow, gun (Fth)
Tokelau Fana Gun, rifle; shoot, fire; spear (with spear gun) (Sma)
Tongan Fana Shoot (Cwd)
Tongan Kau/fana Bow (Cwd)
Tongan Fanna To shoot as with a gun or bow (Mar)
Tuamotu Fana Shoot with bow (Stn)
Tuamotu Hana Shoot with bow (Stn)
Tuvalu Fana Shoot with a gun (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Fana Bow, shoot with a bow (Grn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Hana(ia) Shoot (with bow and arrow) (Hvn)
Waya Vana Shoot with a bow (Ply)
West Futuna (H)fana (trans. fan/ia) Bow (of a bow and arrow); to shoot or hunt with a bow and arrow (Dty)
West Uvea Fana Arc, tirer à l'arc (Hmn)

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