Protoform: TINA [PN] Wedge

Description: Wedge
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Tina Extrémité fendue du manche d'une hache où sont enfilés la pierre ou le fer (Mfr)
Fijian Cigi To fill up a crevice or push a thing into it, as into a leak in a canoe, to stop up a gap in a fence Problematic (Cpl)
Samoan Tina To split with a wedge (Prt)
Takuu Tina Lever; use a lever to move a heavy object; log used as a roller to move a heavy object; any of the four sticks placed under a body to carry it to the cemetery (Mle)
Tokelau Tina Wedge, to wedge (Sma)
Tongan Sina A crowbar (Cwd)
Tuvalu Tina Wedge, drive a wedge, insert a fillet (Rby)

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