ᴱQ. vea falastane “the sea surging”
The ninth line of the Oilima Markirya poem (MC/213). The first word is vea² “sea”, followed by the “bare stem” infinitive of the verb falasta- “to surge” as suggested by Gilson, Welden, and Hostetter (PE16/84, notes on line #10 and #11), apparently functioning as either an active-participle or a verbal object.
Decomposition: Broken into its constituent elements, this phrase would be:
vea falasta-ne = “*sea surg-ing”
Reference ✧ MC/213 ✧ “the sea surging”
|falasta-||“to surge, make a sound like surf”||active-participle||✧ MC/213 (falastane)|