Protoform: WAKA.B [TA] A social grouping

Description: A social grouping
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to TA: Tahitic

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
New Zealand Maori Waka A confederation of tribes claiming descent from those on the same ancestral canoe (Wms)
Pukapuka Vaka Team in traditional games; Muaavaka: wrestling team of younger men; mulivaka: wrestling team of older men Problematic (Bge)
Rapa Vaka Army, clan (Sks)
Rarotongan Vaka Tribe, clan, party of men (Etn) (Bse)
Tahitian Vaa/hiva All the people within the prescribed limits of the Island, or district (Dvs)
Tuamotu Vaka A tribe, subdivision of people (Stn)
West Futuna Vaka tagata Generation, kingdom. Peuple (Rve). Problematic (Dty)

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