Protoform: NANA.3 [NP] Aggressive

Description: Aggressive
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Nanaa Strut, look for a fight; sexually aroused (Pki)
Mangareva Naana Bouder, témoigner de l'humeur par le silence ou par un air mécontent (Rch)
New Zealand Maori Nana Raging, in a passion (Wms)
Penrhyn Naanaa Wild (animal) (Sta)
Samoan Nana Urge, request, persist in asking ; boast (Prt)
Tokelau Nana Eyes only for the best (Sma)
Tokelau Mata/nana Demanding attention (of adults who are selfish and think they deserve special treatment); cry often, for attention (of babies and young children) (Sma)
Tuvalu Nana Do repeatedly or unceasingly (Rby)
Tuvalu Nana [Obscene] (Rby)

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