Protoform: TOQI [PN] Sap; to drip, stain

Description: Sap; to drip, stain
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 Cf. PN *toto "blood, sap"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Uvea Toʔi Goutte, suc; rétention d'urine, miction qui ne se fait que par gouttes (Rch)
East Uvea Toʔi/toʔi Dégoutter, couler goutte à goutte (Rch)
New Zealand Maori Tooii Be moist, exude Problematic (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Toi Prepare the pulp of tii para by pounding it after it has been cooked Uncertain Semantic Connection (Wms)
Niue Toi/a Stained (Sph)
Nukuoro Doi Stain (permanent); any of a number of hardwood saps, found in driftwood, from which perfume is made (Crl)
Tokelau Toi/toi The pith of the gahu or saltbush [Scaevola] Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sma)
Tongan Toʔi Sap, rust or verdigris; to have sap, be sappy; to rust, go rusty or develop verdigris; to drip, drop (of liquids) (Cwd)

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