Protoform: KAAKAA.2 [PN] Deceive, boast, provocative or aggressive talk

Description: Deceive, boast, provocative or aggressive talk
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Kaakaa Malin, rusé; ruse (Mfr)
East Futuna Kaakaa/ʔi Tromper, être trompé (Mfr)
East Uvea Kaakaa Tromper, duper, tricher, trahir; fourberi, trahison... (Rch)
Niuafoʔou Kaakaa/ʔi Deceive (Tmo)
Niue Kaakaa To be boastful, to be cheeky, to be outspoken (refers to a harsh, aggessive way of boasting) (Sph)
Tongan Kaakaa To act deceitfully or fraudulently, to cheat (Cwd)
Tongan Cácá Deceit, imposition (Mar)
Tuvalu Kaakaa To berate, scold; to shout, yell repeatedly Uncertain Semantic Connection (Jsn)

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