Protoform: TINI.1B [EP] A large number, many

Description: A large number, many
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to EP: East Polynesian

*8 Note. Nengone tini "three" (Cdn).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Fijian Tini Ten (Cpl)
Hawaiian Kini Multitude, many, forty thousand (Pki)
Lau Sin/olo Ten packets of fish, bunches of betel nut, large garfish (Fox Problematic (Fox)
Mangareva Tini. Tiini (Rch). A countless number. Un grand nombre (Rch). (Tgr)
Mangareva Pu/tini Répétition d'une action (Rch)
Marquesas Teeʔne, Teeʔna [Forty thousand] (Rbs)
Marquesas Tini Nombre indefini, innombrable, beaucoup (Dln)
Marquesas Tínne 80,000 of breadfruit, 20,000 of other matters (THT); 40,000 [Nukuhiva Dialect]. Also used at both places for a large indefinite number. (Crk)
New Zealand Maori Tini Very many, an indefinitely large number (Bgs)
Penrhyn Tini Very many (Sta)
Pukapuka Tini Many, countless; number 10000 Problematic (Bge)
Rarotongan Tini Very many, innumerable, all (Sve)
Rennellese Tini Ten (piles of panna, bags) (Ebt)
Tuamotu Tini A multitude, myriad, one thousand, twenty thousand (Stn)
Waya Tini Ten (Ply)

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