Protoform: LOFI [PN] Flood, flooded *lo-lofi, *loofi-a

Description: Flood, flooded *lo-lofi, *loofi-a
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 Cf. PPN *lolo "flood, submerge"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
New Zealand Maori Roohia Calm Uncertain Semantic Connection (Wms)
Niue Lofia Overflowed, flooded over. To be covered (of land) (Sph). (McE)
Nuguria R/rohi (pass. roohi/a) Flood, inundate (Dvl)
Nukumanu Loohi/a Carried off (by flood) (Trt)
Nukuoro L/lohi Erosion of sand or soil (esp. of beach by wave action) (Crl)
Rennellese Gogohi Cold Problematic (Ebt)
Samoan Loofia Flooded over (Prt)
Sikaiana L/lohi The spreading of a smell, either good or bad Uncertain Semantic Connection (Dnr)
Takuu L/lohi, lo/rohi Flood, inundate (Mle)
Takuu Loohi/a (Of a canoe) take in water (Mle)
Takuu L/lofi Flooded, inundated (Hwd)
Tikopia Rofi Rise (of tide); numerous (Fth)
Tokelau Loofi/a Flooded, covered with water (Sma)
Tongan Loofi/a Inundated (Cwd)
Tuvalu Loofi/a To be flooded, covered with water (Jsn)

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