Protoform: LUE.1 [PN] To shake, quake (of person or the earth); rock, sway

Description: To shake, quake (of person or the earth); rock, sway
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 Cf. PN *ue
*5 PMP *dujan "schaukeln" (Dpf. 1938).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Ru/rue/ To shake (Yen)
East Uvea Lue Secouer; ordre de commencer à balancer dans les danses assises (Rch)
East Uvea Lue(lue) Chanceler, clocher, marcher lentement (Rch)
New Zealand Maori Whaka/rue/rue Tremble, shake (Wms)
Niue Lue Shake, sway, tremble (McE)
Niue Lue/lue Shake (of earth) (Sph)
Nuguria Ruhe Dance movement of hands Phonologically Irregular (Ray)
Nuguria Luhe-fenua Earthquake Phonologically Irregular (Ray)
Nuguria Luhe henua Erdbeben (Erschütterung des Bodens) Phonologically Irregular (Ths)
Penrhyn Rue Be upset; labour pains; go into labour Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sta)
Pukapuka Lue(lue) Shake, move from side to side (Bge)
Samoan Lue Shake; rock; nod (in falling asleep) (Mnr)
Sikaiana Lue To rock one's one body; quake (Sps)
Sikaiana Lue/lue To shake leaves at the fish which has been brought ashore during the teika lle (Dnr)
Takuu Rue Rock or shake something back and forth (Mle)
Tokelau Lue(lue) Shake; swing, sway; nod (the head) (Sma)
Tongan Lue Rock back and forth (Cwd)
Tuamotu Rue Tremble, shake v (Stn)
Tuvalu Lue Shake, rock to and fro. To shake off (Jsn). (Rby)
Tuvalu Lue/lue Earthquake. To sway backwards and forwards, sidewards continuously (Jsn). (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Lue/lue Shake (Ray)
Vaeakau-Taumako Lue/lue nuku Earthquake (Ray)
Vaeakau-Taumako Lu/lua/nuku Earthquake (Hvn)
West Uvea Luelue-a To shake (U 1916) (Hmn)

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