Protoform: TOKA.1 [PN] Rock, as a submerged rock or reef; to run aground

Description: Rock, as a submerged rock or reef; to run aground
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Toka Rock in sea, visible at low tide. A boulder in the sea, submerged at least part of the time (Fbg). (Yen)
East Futuna Toka Corail. Reef rock (Bgs). Echouer (Gzl). (Mfr)
East Uvea Toka Echouer (Rch)
Easter Island Toka Submerged rock (Chl)
Hawaiian Koʔa Coral, coral head; fishing grounds; shrine, often consisting of circular piles or coral or stone... (Pki)
Mangareva Toka Rock in the water (I). Corail en général. (Rch)
Mangareva Pa/toka Enclos en pierres pour attraper les poissons (Rch)
Mangareva Pu/toka Bloc de corail rond (Rch)
Mangareva Toka/meea Corail rouge; espèce d'éponge; production marine calcaire; espèce de glu maritime qui attire le poisson dans les *aga* (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Toka Stone (?) (Bck)
Moriori Toka Rocks (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Toka A large rock such as a crag, a large boulder (Bgs)
Niue Toka Bottom or bedrock of the sea (Sph)
Nukuoro Doga Coral formation (Crl)
Nukuoro Toka A stone (Crn)
Nukuoro Toka-ea Coral (Crn)
Penrhyn Toka Big rock. Coral shoal, rock (Lmt). (Sta)
Pukapuka Toka Coral growth (Bge)
Rapa Toka Coral, coral reef rock (Sks)
Rarotongan Toka General term for stone or rock (Sve)
Rotuman Foʔa Be high and dry (Cwd)
Samoan Toʔa A rock rising near to the surface of the sea on which a canoe may strike; to strike on a rock, to ground, as a canoe (Prt)
Sikaiana Toka Reef (Dnr)
Tahitian Toʔa Bloc de corail, "patate" de corail. Rock, coral rock variety (Wte). (Lmt)
Tokelau Toka Coral head; be grounded, run aground (Sma)
Tongan Toka Run aground (Cwd)
Tongan Toca, tocca Aground; to get aground, to lie on the ground (Mar)
Tuamotu Toka Coral rock (Stn)
Tupuaki Toa Coral (reef), hard coral (Grn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Toka/a Get stuck, be stranded (Hvn)
West Futuna Toka Reef; rock, boulder; submerged rock (Dty)

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