Protoform: NINI.2 [TO] Tremble, shiver

Description: Tremble, shiver
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to TO: TO

*4 POC *[ni]nir "shake, quake" (LPO II:80).
*5 PMP *ninih "shake, tremble, rock" (ACD).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Nene Shiver, tremble (from cold) Problematic (Wbr)
Fijian Nini Tremble, quake with fear or anger (Cpl)
Niue Nini Shimmering heat, vapor rising on a sunny day (McE)
Saʔa Nini/koʔa Trembling, shivering from fright or cold (Ivs)
Tongan Nini/nini Shiver with cold (Cwd)
Waya (Y)aa/niinii Tremble, as with cold, fear or excitement (Ply)

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