Protoform: NAPAQA [NP] Misfortune, bad luck

Description: Misfortune, bad luck
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian

*1 Cf. NO *napa 'ashamed'

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Napaʔa Malheur, accident facheux (Rch)
Niue Napaa/tia Accidental (due to an accident) (Sph)
Rennellese Naapaʔa Accident, accidental injury, hit or injure by accident (Ebt)
Samoan Napaa/tia Meet with an accident (Prt)
Tokelau Naapaa Regret, feel sorry or guilty for not doing what one thinks one should have done (Sma)
Tongan Napaʔa Endommager (Btn)

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