Protoform: MA-TIKE [PN] Stand up, arise

Description: Stand up, arise
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*0 << PN *tike.1a "sit so as to be above one sitting on ground"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Matike Stand erect (Fbg)
Emae Matike (Hair) stand on end (Cpl)
Mangareva Matike Réchapper d'une maladie; pécheur qui écoute et se convertit (Rch)
Marquesas Metike Aller mieux, devenir grand (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Matike Rise from a recumbent position (Wms)
Niue Matike To arise, get up, stand up (Sph)
Niue Matike/tike A rough and rocky hill (Sph)
Rennellese Matike To go or come fast; grow without planting (Ebt)
Tikopia Matike Spring up from a bent position; hill, precipice (Fth)
Tongan Masike (Of one who is sitting down) to rise slightly as if about to get up (Cwd)
Tuvalu Matika Come to a standing position (Rby)

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