Protoform: MAA-PUNA [PN] Spring up

Description: Spring up
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*0 << PN *puna "a spring of water"
*8 Note. are there two forms *mapuna and *maapuna?.

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Mapuna Emerge (after being submerged), surface; spurt out (as blood or water); start up from sleep; take off (of a plane); explode, fly into pieces (Bgs)
East Uvea Mapuna Se relever, l'eau jaillit (Btn)
Hawaiian Maapuna Bubbling spring (Pki)
Mangareva Mapuna Vapeur; fumée s'élevant par flocons. Bouffée; ébullition causée dans l'eau par l'air (Rch). (Jnu)
Moriori Mapuna Ripple (v) (Wms) (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Maapuna Well up, form a pool (Wms)
Niue Mapuna To have risen [ex. sun] (Sph)
Pukapuka Mapuna Flow, spout (Bge)
Pukapuka Mapuna To waft (of fragrance) (Sby)
Samoan Mapuna To strain as the back; start out, as a splinter from a falling tree ; raise (as dust) (Prt)
Samoan Maapuna To rise from, spring from (Prt)
Tikopia Mapuna/ga Spring of water (Fth)
Tongan Maapuna Come to surface (Cwd)
Tongan Mapuna Squirt upwards (Cwd)
Tuamotu Mapuna Become visible, well up (Stn)
Tuvalu Mapuna Bounce up, jerk up; wake with a start (Rby)

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