Protoform: TAA-KIRI [CE] Whip, flog; take or strike suddenly

Description: Whip, flog; take or strike suddenly
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CE: Central-Eastern Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Kaaʔili Snatch, grab, take by force, sieze, abduct, usurp; gasp for breath; cast a net (Pki)
Mangareva Tairi Beat, whip, flog with rod or cords Phonologically Irregular (Tgr)
New Zealand Maori Taakiri Draw away suddenly, strike (a match), pull up/out, pluck; start convulsively; make return stroke in paddling canoe, fly back as a spring (Wms)
Pukapuka Taakili To swing (Bge)
Rapa Tairi Skipping with rope Problematic (Sks)
Rarotongan Taakiri Whip, lash, flick; jerk, shake (head); cast fishing line etc. (Bse)
Tahitian Taaʔiri Fouetter, donner une tape, frapper avec un bâton, battre le tambour (Lmt)
Vaeakau-Taumako Takili/sia Flog with stick, pelt with stones (Ray)
Vaeakau-Taumako Takili-hia Kill, whip (Hvn)
West Futuna Takiri/Sia (WFU) To open an oven quickly Uncertain Semantic Connection (Cpl)

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