Protoform: QA [PN] Possessive marker: of (dominant)

Description: Possessive marker: of (dominant)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna A Marque de la possession agentive ou éloignée (Mfr)
East Uvea ʔA Marque du génitif: de, du, de la, des... (Rch)
Hawaiian A Preposition: of, acquired by. Forms part of the possessives (Pki)
Mangareva A This of, that of, those of. Particule possessif: de (Rch). (Tgr)
Manihiki-Rakahanga A Possessive (Krk)
Marquesas A Case marker: dominant possession (Mtu)
New Zealand Maori Aa, a Of, belonging to (used in speaking of transitive actions, movable property, instruments, food...) (Wms)
Niue A Parti of a possessive construction when the possessed noun phrase follows the possessive pronoun 'ha-PRO a NP' (Sph)
Niue Ha Genitive Marker with scope over proper noun phrases; also forms possessive pronouns Phonologically Irregular (Sph)
Penrhyn Aa, a Preposition marking dominant possession, of, by. (Sta)
Pukapuka A Possessive marker (Sby)
Raʔivavae A Particle of possession: of (Stn)
Rarotongan Aa, a Marks alienable, active, or controlling possession (Bse)
Rennellese A A-class possessive preposition: of (Ebt)
Samoan A Of (Mnr)
Sikaiana A Preposition marking A-class alienable possession. Of, belonging to. (Dnr)
Tahitian A Devant une forme nominale: possessif, exprime la possession faible devant les compléments de nom (Lmt)
Takuu A Of. Used in song but rarely in speech (Mle)
Tikopia A Of (esp. in "activity" category) (Fth)
Tongan ʔA Preposition: of (subjective) (Cwd)
Tongan A Of or belonging to (used only before proper names of persons and places) (Mar)
Tuvalu A Alienable possessive preposition (Bsr)
Vaeakau-Taumako A A-possessive preposition (Hvn)

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