Protoform: KIKI.1 [PN] Food eaten with another food as relish

Description: Food eaten with another food as relish
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 Cf. PN *kina.3

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Kiki Chose que l'on mange avec une autre; manger son fricot avec son pain. (Gzl)
East Uvea Kiikii Fricot, chose que l'on mange avec une autre (Rch)
Luangiua ʔIi Eat coconut Problematic (Smd)
Nuguria Kiki Protein food (meat, eggs, fish, shell-fish etc.) eaten with vegetables (Dvl)
Rennellese Kiki To eat with or immediately after; to accompany, as taro to fish; food so eaten (Ebt)
Samoan ʔIʔi Sauce, or more nearly equivalent to the Scotch "kitchen"; anything used as a relish, or to qualify other food, as vegetables to eat with meat. Meat or fish necessary to make up a complete meal or feast or present of food (Mnr). (Prt)
Sikaiana Kiki A side dish; the food mixed with other foods, such as taro with fish, rice with meat (Dnr)
Takuu Kkii Supplement a starchy food with meat or fish, or vice versa; food used as supplement (Mle)
Tikopia Kiki Complementary food; proper accompaniment to a particular food (Fth)
Tokelau Kiki Starchy foods which are eaten to accompany the protein food, or vice versa (Sma)
Tongan Kiki Animal food (meat, eggs, fish, shell-fish, etc.) eaten with vegetables; s.s. vegetables eaten with animal food (Cwd)
Tongan Gigi Any food used to relish some other food, as yams with pork, or the contrary (Mar)
Tuvalu Kiki To eat one food with another; to mix foods in the mouth. Protein (may refer to meat, fish or anything else eaten with rice, *pulaka* etc.; to eat protein or other food with rice (Jsn). (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Kiki-a Side dish to some other food; eat as a side dish (Hvn)

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