Protoform: UTU-GA [TA] Punishment, penalty, fine

Description: Punishment, penalty, fine
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to TA: Tahitic

*0 << PN *utu.1a "compensation", CE *utu.1b "revenge, vengeance"
*8 Possibly a modern innovation diffused from TAH

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Uutuʔa Penalty, punishment, sentence (from TAH) Borrowed (Fts)
Mangaia Utunga Fine, penalty, forfeit (Sta)
Marquesas Utuna (MQS), unuka, utuka (MQN) Offrande, sacrifice, sacrifier, malefice, maleficier Problematic (Dln)
Marquesas Utuna Offrir un sacrifice, faire une offrande; offrande, oblation Problematic (Lch)
Penrhyn Utunga Penalty, fine (Rmn)
Pukapuka Utunga Penalty, fine (possibly from RAR) Borrowed (Sby)
Pukapuka Utu(nga) Article presented as a final tribute to a beloved dead person (Mta)
Rarotongan Utunga Punishment, sentence, fine (Bse)
Tahitian Utuʔa Punition, amende; (dans la Bible) récompense, sanction (Lmt)
Tahitian Utua A reward, compensation, wages; the payment either of merit or demerit, penalty or reward (Dvs)

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