Protoform: GA-UE [PN] Shake, move

Description: Shake, move
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 Cf. PN *ga-lue "vibrate, shake, move to and fro", *ue 'move'

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Gaue/ue Bouger; se dégourdir les jambes. Agité doucement, branlé délicatement, en douceur (Gzl). (Mfr)
East Uvea Gaue, gauue/uue Bouger, remuer, secouer (Rch)
Hawaiian Nau(w)e, naau(w)e/u(w)e Move, shake, tremble; quake, as the earth; vibrate; loose and insecure, as a tooth; revolving, as hips in a hula (Pki)
Luangiua ŋaue Shake (Smd)
Mangareva Gaue Réussir à porter, à lever un fardeau Uncertain Semantic Connection (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Ngaue/ue Shake, tremble, quake (Sve)
Marquesas Keue (MQN), neue (MQS). Kaue/ue (MQN) (Atl). Remuer, branler, s'agiter, vibrer, secouer. Bouger, move (Atl). (Lch)
New Zealand Maori Ngaue(ue) Shake (vi) (Wms)
Niue Maue Sway, shake Phonologically Irregular (Sph)
Nukuoro Ngaue Move (oneself), moved (Crl)
Penrhyn Ngaue Be moved, dislocated, moving (Sta)
Penrhyn Ngaaue/ue Shake, sway (Sta)
Rarotongan Ngaue Make sudden involuntary movement, start, shake, sway, budge (Bse)
Rarotongan Ngaaue/ue Move to and fro, shake, sway around, waver (of the mind or will), be insecure (of the occupancy of land or title) (Bse)
Tahitian ʔAue Tumulte, tapage (Lmt)
Tahitian ʔAaue/ue Agitation, trouble, désordre; instable, branlant; être secoué (Lmt)
Takuu Neu/neuee, ne/neeuee Move, fidget, shake Phonologically Irregular (Mle)
Tikopia Ngaua Spend time, energy (as in working hard for small reward) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Fth)
Tongan Ngaue Move, make a movement, budge (Cwd)
Tongan Gnaoóë Motion (Mar)
Tuamotu ŋaaue To shake, quake violently (once) (Stn)
Tuamotu ŋaaue/ue Swing, sway violnetly (as branches); tremble, quake violently (as the earth)... (Stn)

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