Protoform: QI [MP] Ligative enclitic of possession: -Qi

Description: Ligative enclitic of possession: -Qi
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to MP: Malayo-Polynesian

*5 PMP *qi "genitive marker" (ACD).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna -ʔI Enclitic ligative of possession (Bgs)
New Zealand Maori -I Frozen ligative of possession, as in roimata (Bgs)
Tongan -ʔI Possessive suffix (Cwd)
Vaeakau-Taumako I Of, related to (possessive preposition connecting two nouns where the first one is a part of or derived from or in other ways connected with the second one) (Hvn)

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