Protoform: LAWA.1C [PN] Overcome, conquer; accomplish

Description: Overcome, conquer; accomplish
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*8 Possible borrowing from Fijian (Gty).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Lava/a Perdre, être vaincu; défaite (Mfr)
East Uvea Lava Pouvoir, savoir, réussir (Rch)
East Uvea Lava/a Etre vaincu, subjugué, dompté (Rch)
East Uvea Lava/aʔi Vaincre, subjuguer (Rch)
Fijian Rawa- Be able; get; overcome (Cpl)
Rennellese He/gaba/i To unite, cooperate, combine in activity (Ebt)
Tikopia Rava/a Be overcome, defeated, conquered, beaten in contest (Fth)
Tongan Lava/ʔi Accomplish, achieve, attain; overcome, vanquish; win over (Cwd)
Tongan Lava Achieve, attain, accomplish; (succeed in) arriving (Cwd)
Vaeakau-Taumako Lava/ia Poison (vt) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Hvn)

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