Protoform: SAKA.3 [OC] Boil food in water

Description: Boil food in water
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic

*4 POC *sagan (Mke).
*8 Probable borrowing from Fijian (Gty).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Saka Boil food in a container over a fire (Bgs)
East Uvea Haka Faire bouillir dans un vase, faire fondre (Btn)
Fijian Saqa Cook in a pot, boil (Cpl)
Gedaged Saga/u Everything that belongs to cooking (Mgr)
Luangiua Saʔa Look after, care for Uncertain Semantic Connection (Smd)
Luangiua Saa/saʔa Nurse sick person Uncertain Semantic Connection (Smd)
Pukapuka Yaka To put into (as fish into a basket) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Mta)
Samoan Saka To boil food. Phonologically Irregular (Prt)
Tokelau Haka Boil, cook by boiling in water; food (esp. starchy foods) cooked by boiling (Sma)
Tongan Haka To stew or boil food (Cwd)
Waya Saqaa A kind of earthenware pot or jar Problematic (Ply)

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