Protoform: HOOPARA [TA] Push (away)

Description: Push (away)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to TA: Tahitic

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Hoolapa Boil, rise up (as a blister); spread or blaze (as a fire, volcanic eruption. (Said to derive from %ho`olapa|) Borrowed (Pki)
New Zealand Maori Hoorapa Spread, disseminate Problematic (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Hoopara Cover a surface (as with a pattern); explore, travel about Problematic (Wms)
Rarotongan ʔOopara Push, shove; compel (Bse)
Tahitian Hopara Push away; resist (Dvs)
Tuamotu Hoopara Sit, sit on face of another, squat, fall on top of; clinging, adhering; throw away Borrowed (Stn)

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