Protoform: TII.4 [CE] Spurt

Description: Spurt
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CE: Central-Eastern Polynesian

*1 Cf. EP *pa-tii "spurt, splash", PN *tii.2 "throw"
*5 PMP *titik (dbl. *titis) "drip, leak" (Bst 1989.172-3), *tiYit' "drip, drop" (Dpf.1938).
*7 Cf. PWP *tiqtiq "drip, drain",

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Fijian Titi Flow gently, ooze (as gum from a tree) Problematic (Cpl)
Hawaiian Ki/kii/ Flow swiftly, spurt (Pki)
Rotuman Fifi/hu To sprinkle water Problematic (Cwd)
Sikaiana Tii/tii Sprinkle (as in salting food) Problematic (Dnr)
Takuu T/tii Force something through a small opening Problematic (Mle)
Tuamotu Tii/tii Spurting (Stn)

6 entries found

Download: Pollex-Text, XML Format.