Protoform: LOLO.2 [MP] Flood, submerge

Description: Flood, submerge
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to MP: Malayo-Polynesian

*1 Cf. PPN *loma.2, *loomaki
*4 POC *lolo "flood (v)" (LPO II:84)
*5 PMP *lebleb "flood".

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Uvea Lolo Deluge, inonde, inondation (Rch)
Emae Roro/aa Current (Cpl)
Fijian Lolo Rising tide (Cpl)
Kapingamarangi Doloo Flood, flood tide Problematic (Lbr)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Pu/roro To gush out (Sve)
Nukuoro Hudaa lolo Flood-like waves on the reef; tidal wave (Crl)
Nukuoro Ua lolo A disturbance in the sea caused by schools of big fish feeding on little fish (Crl)
Nukuoro Dolo/na Flooded, washed out Problematic (Crl)
Rennellese Gogo To sink, as an outrigger float (Ebt)
Rotuman Lolo To dip under water (Cwd)
Samoan Lolo Flood, overflow (Prt)
Takuu Roro (of an overladen canoe) Swamp (Mle)
Tokelau Lolo Flood (Sma)
Tongan Lolo Heavy rain; dip, duck; extinguish (Cwd)
Tuvalu Loo/lolo (Of neap tide) to be high (Jsn)
Tuvalu Lolo Flood (n) (Jsn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Lolo Come, break [e.g. wave] (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Lo/lolo Wave (a special and rare type of wave with several small waves coming together as one big wave) (Hvn)

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