Protoform: FUQI [MP] Wash feet or hands, pour water over, soak

Description: Wash feet or hands, pour water over, soak
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to MP: Malayo-Polynesian

*4 POC *puRi 'pour water on', *puRiq 'wash, as the hands', *puqi 'rinse, wash' (LPO V:454, 482-3).
*4 PCEMP *buqi "pour water on; to douse (as a fire)" (ACD).
*5 PMP *buRiq "wash, as the hands" (ACD).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Fuʔi (Bgs) Tremper, dans l'eau, mouiller (Mfr)
East Futuna Fufuʔi (Bgs) Tremper, dans l'eau, mouiller (Mfr)
East Futuna Fuʔifuʔi (Bgs) Tremper, dans l'eau, mouiller (Mfr)
East Uvea Fui Tremper dans l'eau, mouiller (Btn)
East Uvea Fufui Tremper dans l'eau, mouiller (Btn)
East Uvea Fuifui Tremper dans l'eau, mouiller (Btn)
Emae Fu/fui/-a Pour water on (Cpl)
Fijian Vuu-ya Wash, cleanse with water, of feet or hands (Cpl)
Ifira-Mele Fui/a Pour water on, extinguish (Clk)
Kapingamarangi Hui To immerse in water (Lbr)
Luangiua Hui Damp, wet (Smd)
Mangareva Uʔi Eteindre le feu avec de l'eau; mettre du linge à tremper dans l'eau Phonologically Irregular (Rch)
Niue Fu/fui/ Dip in liquid (Sph)
Niue Fui/fui/ Wash hurriedly; sprinkle with liquid (Sph)
Nukumanu H/hui Soak (plural) (Trt)
Nukuoro H/hui/ Wash hands, feet, dishes, but not clothes (Crl)
Rarotongan ʔUi Dash water into (Bse)
Rennellese Hu/huʔi/ Wash hands, clothes, dishes (Ebt)
Rennellese Huʔi/huʔi/ Dip into water (Ebt)
Rotuman Fuʔfuʔi To rinse, wash by pressing and beating, as clothes .> Borrowed (Cwd)
Samoan Fui To dip, steep in water (Prt)
Samoan Fu/fui/ To steep (Prt)
Samoan Fui/fui/ Dip (Prt)
Takuu F/fui Wash, rinse, tip something into the water to wet it; cleanse (in physical or ritual sense) (Mle)
Tikopia Fii Sprinkle; immerse, steep; urinate (Fth)
Tikopia Fui Sprinkle, rain upon (more formal term in rite and song) (Fth)
Tokelau Fu/fui/ To dip into liquid (Sma)
Tongan Fuʔi/fuʔi/ Put water on, douse (Cwd)
Tuvalu Fuifui Sprinkle water over (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Fui/-a Wash hands, bathe, rub (Ray)
Vaeakau-Taumako Hu/hui/a Wash (clothes) (Grn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Hui-a, fui-a Wash (Hvn)
West Futuna Fuia Moisten something, dunk something, dip, rinse something in liquid and take it out (as in washing clothes) (Dty)
West Uvea Fu/fui, fui/a Laver, rincer (Hmn)

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