Datapoint for feature 138A and language wals_code_haw

Discuss WALS Datapoint for feature 138A and language wals_code_haw.

2 Responses to “Datapoint for feature 138A and language wals_code_haw”

  1. Hilário de Sousa Says:

    Hawaiian wai kī (water tea): t > k is a fairly recent sound change in Hawaiian (/k/ is apparently still pronounced [t] in Niʻihau), so I suppose the Hawaiian datapoint for tea should be a blue circle, as having derived from Amoy te25.

  2. Martin Haspelmath Says:

    Thanks, this is a good point.

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