Protoform: TITO [EP] Peck (Clk)

Description: Peck (Clk)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to EP: East Polynesian

*1 Cf. TO *toti.2 'peck'

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Tito (of birds, fowls) to fight among themselves (Fts)
Fijian Tido To hop as a frog Problematic (Cpl)
Hawaiian Kiko To pick up food (as chickens do) (Pki)
Mangareva Tito To peck (as a bird) (Rch)
Marquesas Tito Becqueter; se battre avec le bec; mordre à l'hameçon. Pioche, pickaxe [Southeast Marquesan Dialect] (Atl). (Dln)
Marquesas Tito/tito Piquer (se dit du poisson qui mordille l'appât); nibble [of fish at bait] (Chf)
Moriori Ti/tito korero Spoken evil of Problematic (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Tito Barb of a hook Problematic (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Tito Compose impromptu, do without previous practice Problematic (Wms)
Pukapuka Tito To pick up from the water when hovering (of birds) Problematic (Sby)
Tahitian Tito Se battre à la manière des coqs. To peck as a fowl; to fight, as cocks, dogs, goats &c.; to go softly on tiptoe, as a thief (Dvs). (Lmt)
Tuamotu Tito To peck, nibble (Stn)

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