Protoform: MAI-MAI [TA] Call to approach

Description: Call to approach
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to TA: Tahitic

*0 << NP *mai.c "come here!"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Mangaia Maimai Come here! (a call to pigs to gather them together to feed them) (Sta)
New Zealand Maori Maimai Dance to welcome guests (Wms)
Penrhyn Mai mai, mai mai! Come here, come here! (call to summon a pig to feed) (Sta)
Rarotongan Maimai Call to pigs to come (Bse)
Tahitian Maimai A call to pigs, fowls, &c. (Dvs)

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