Protoform: LOA.2 [NP] Intensity, immediacy (postposed manner particle)

Description: Intensity, immediacy (postposed manner particle)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian

*8 Note. Perhaps related to PPN *loa.1 "long".

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Ro Word used as a filler and for emphasis [in conditioned variance with *rei*?] (Fbg)
East Futuna Loa Intensive (Mfr)
Easter Island Ro Intensifying particle (Kvt)
Hawaiian Loa Intensive (Pki)
Luangiua Loo(ʔia) Intensive, frequentative (Smd)
Luangiua Loo Postposed intensifier (Smd)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Roa Post-verbal particle (Krk)
Marquesas ʔOa Indeed, then (Dln)
Marquesas Óa An expression of astonishment and perplexity (Crk)
Marquesas Wi óa! Who can it be! (Crk)
Nuguria Roo Intensifier (Dvl)
Penrhyn Roa Quite, very, immediately (Sta)
Pukapuka Loa Emphatic postposed particle (Bge)
Rarotongan Roa Very, immediately, completely (Bse)
Samoan Loa At once, immediately (Prt)
Tahitian Roa Très, bien, tout à fait (marque l'intensité). Thoroughly, completely, entirely (Dvs). (Lmt)
Takuu I/loo Postposed particle: intensifier, immediately (Mle)
Tokelau Loa Immediately, at once (post-verbal particle) (Sma)
Tuamotu Roa Very (Stn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Loa Really (emphatic postnuclear qualifier) (Hvn)

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