Protoform: INA.1 [PN] Be angry, furious

Description: Be angry, furious
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 Cf. PPN *hina `light up an area with torchlight', *qita 'angry'

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Inaina Anger, wrath, hatred, enmity (Pki)
Niue Faka/ina/ to point out, to show off, show somebody something as a threat (Sph)
Niue I/ina To frighten someone with something (Sph)
Rarotongan ʔIna/ʔina Angry, violent Phonologically Irregular (Bse)
Rennellese Ina To stay, remain aloof and inactive, not participate or cooperate Uncertain Semantic Connection (Ebt)
Samoan ʔInaa With bad grace, grudgingly (Prt)
Samoan Ina Grumble (Prt)
Tikopia Faka/ina/ina Envious; coax, excite affection Problematic (Drd)
Tongan Ina Show teeth, grin or laugh (especially in derision) (Cwd)
Tuamotu Inaina Angry, infuriated (Stn)
Tuvalu Faka/ina/ina Mocking action to taunt enemy (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Hua/ina Tease (Hvn)

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