Protoform: LEVA [XW] Long time, long ago

Description: Long time, long ago
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to XW: West Polynesia (TON,NIU,EUV,EFU,SAM,TOK,TUV,NFO)

*1 Cf. PN *loa

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Niue Leva To be a long time; for a long time (Sph)
Samoan Leva Long, of time; to be long since (Prt)
Tokelau Leva (of events) Be a long time (since); (of things) be old, ancient (Sma)
Tuvalu Leva (of time) Long duration, long ago, ancient. Long (of time) (Rby). (Jsn)

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