Protoform: QAI.2 [MP] Copulate with

Description: Copulate with
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to MP: Malayo-Polynesian

*0 >> SO *fe-qi-ti
*1 Cf. PN *fai.2b
*1 PPN *(h)a(`)i (Ebt). Cf. PPN *saqi "bind, confine". Cf. PPN *fe-qi-ti "copulate". Also PPN *fai.2b
*4 POC *qait(-i) 'copulate; have sexual intercourse with' (LPO V:216).
*5 PMP *ayu[t,d] ‘copulate, have sexual intercourse’ (ACD: PWMP)
*8 Note. Previously reconstructed as *haqi. Many forms are equally compatible with either. REN and EAS initial glottal would support the present reconstruction, but note that both have cases of unhistorical glottal stops (REN `oka < *hoka, `ui < *hui).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Ai Coition, coitus, copulation, sexual intercourse (Fts)
Easter Island ʔAi Coito, copular (Bxn)
Fijian Cai/ta Fuck (someone) (Cpl)
Fijian Cai/tia Have sexual intercourse with [Lau Dialect] (Cpl)
Hawaiian Ai Coition (Pki)
Mangareva Ai/taga Descendance, progéniture, enfants; race (Rch)
Mono-Alu Ai/ti Copulate, violate (Boch 1952) (???)
New Zealand Maori Ai-tia Copulate with, fuck (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Ai/taga Progeny, descendants (Wms)
Raʔivavae Ai To copulate (Stn)
Rarotongan A/ai/ Copulate (Bse)
Rennellese ʔEi Copulate (Ebt)
Tahitian Ai Copulate, applied to both sexes (Dvs)
Tuamotu Ai Copulate (Stn)
West Futuna E/jia To copulate (profane) (Dty)

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