Protoform: FE-HAGA-I [PN] To meet, encounter, confront

Description: To meet, encounter, confront
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*0 << PN *fe-, *haga.2 "turn, face towards"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Feagai Etre tourné vers...; face à face, en présence, en face (Gzl)
East Futuna Faka/feagai Face à face; en choeur (Gzl)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Wheanga To meet (Sve)
New Zealand Maori Haangai Opposite, confronting; across, at right angles, astride Phonologically Irregular (Wms)
Niue Fehagai Meet, come face to face with someone; relationship (Sph)
Nukuoro Feangai To meet (Crn)
Samoan Faʔa/feagai Face up to, put up with (Prt)
Tokelau Faka/feangai Be opposite to, face directly, confront (Sma)
Tongan Feangai (of houses, properties) Be opposite, face each other; (of persons) be frequently or constantly in each other's company Phonologically Irregular (Cwd)
Tongan Fehangai, fehangaaki To face each other, or be opposite each other (Cwd)

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