Protoform: OQI.B [NP] Shake, agitate, move around

Description: Shake, agitate, move around
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian

*1 Cf. PN *ga-oqi "move, be busy, active"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Uvea Oʔi(oʔi) Faire, arranger, rectifier, corriger, disposer, perfectionner (Rch)
Easter Island Oʔi Pluck out, pull out, root out, transplant (Fts)
Hawaiian Oi/oi Squirm, leisurely swaying (Pki)
Mangareva Oi Remuer; changer de place, mais en restant près de l'endroit où l'on était; s'approcher; marcher en tournant la tête de temps en temps (Rch)
Mangareva Oi/ga Habitude, coutume; être habitué à Uncertain Semantic Connection (Rch)
Mangareva Oi/oi Marcher avec affectation et nonchalance (Rch)
Marquesas Oi Remuer, faire remuer. Pétrir (Lch). (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Oi Move continuously (as the sea), shudder, shake gently; to disturb (as soil or water with a stick), agitate, disturb (Wms)
Nuguria Na/hoi/hoi Move (Ray)
Pukapuka Oi Move from side to side, shake hips in dancing (Sby)
Rarotongan Oi Agitate, movement of bird's wing (Bse)
Rennellese Oʔi Shake or move a little, nudge (Ebt)
Samoan Oi Disturb; meddle with what would have been better left alone... (Prt)
Tahitian Oi Shake, move repeatedly (???)
Tuamotu Oi Wriggle, twist, mill round (Stn)

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