Protoform: GA-LUE [PN] Vibrate, shake, move to and fro

Description: Vibrate, shake, move to and fro
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 << PN *lue "to shake, quake (of person or the earth)"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Ngarue To move (as when an object moves as the result of being pushed or pulled by a human being) (Fbg)
East Uvea Galue/lue Roulis, oscillations latérales d'un bateau (Rch)
Emae Gaarue/rue Move (Cpl)
Ifira-Mele Ga/ru/rue Tremble, move slightly, shake, vibrate (Clk)
Kapingamarangi Ngalua To move (Lbr)
Kapingamarangi Ngarua henua Earthquake (Ebt)
Mangareva Geruue Bruit de fond, bruissement, tintement Uncertain Semantic Connection (Rch)
Marquesas Kaué, naué. Kaʔue (MQN) (Lch). Remuer, agiter. Remuer, agiter ce qui est dans un vase; secouer un arbre (Lch). (Dln)
Marquesas Kaué/ué Osciller, trembler, être agité (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Ngarue, ngaarue/rue Shake, move to and fro (vi) (Wms)
Niue Malue/lue Unstable, loose (as a post in the ground) Phonologically Irregular (McE)
Nukuoro Ngalue Move slightly, change position (Crl)
Penrhyn Ngarue/rue henua Earthquake (from Rarotongan) Borrowed (Sta)
Pukapuka Ngalue Shake, stir; make rolling sounds (of stomach) (Bge)
Rarotongan Ngaarue/rue Quake, shake (of the ground) (Bse)
Rennellese Ngague/gue Move about, as to work; beat, as pulse; wiggle (Ebt)
Samoan Gaalue/lue Shake, move to and fro (Prt)
Tahitian Arue The noise made by calling aloud, and thereby causing an echo (Dvs)
Tahitian Arue/rue Reverberating (as an echo); agitating, as water (Dvs)
Tongan Ngaalue/lue Wobbly, unsteady (Cwd)
Tuamotu ŋaarue Tremble, shake violently; be strongly agitated, move up and down (as surface of sea) (Stn)
Tuvalu Galue/lue To sway backwards and forwards (as in swaying hips while dancing) (Jsn)
Tuvalu Galue/lue Swing to and fro; loose (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ngalue/lue Shake, be shaky (Hvn)
West Futuna Garue Move about, stir, jitter (Dty)
West Futuna Ngaru/ngarue Se balancer (assis) (Rve)

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