Protoform: PAA.5 [PN] Burst, explode, sudden loud noise

Description: Burst, explode, sudden loud noise
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Pa/pa/karanga To shout (Fbg)
East Futuna Paa/paa Loud noise (as an explosion) (Bgs)
East Futuna Paa Retentir; crever; applaudir (quand le kava est présenté au roi); gifle (Mfr)
East Futuna Paa/ʔi Gifler; gifle (Mfr)
East Uvea Paa Eclater, claquer, détoner; se rompre, se briser, crever; éclat, détonation, explosion (Rch)
Kapingamarangi Baa Burst v; hatch; dart (Lbr)
Mangareva Pa/pa Eclater (pierres qui éclatent au feu) Phonologically Irregular (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Pa To cry out, to shout Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sve)
Marquesas Paa/pakakina Explode (i) (Dln)
Moriori Pa Explode . Snap (n) (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Pa/paa/ Burst, explode (Wms)
Niue Paa Burst, explode; to crash (of noise); to breed [in numbers] (Sph)
Nukuoro Paa Explode, burst (Crl)
Pukapuka Paa To burst (Mta)
Pukapuka Paa Burst out, break forth; sound used to illustrate noise of a blow (Bge)
Rennellese Pa/paa To crackle, as a stick being broken (Ebt)
Rotuman Pa Bang, bump, crack (referring to sound) (Cwd)
Samoan Paa To explode, as a gun, thunder, &c.; to burst, as an abscess; to break forth into lamentations (Prt)
Tikopia Paa Explode, bang (Fth)
Tokelau Paa Explode; puncture (e.g. balloon); (of loud weeping) break out (Sma)
Tokelau Ga/paa Crack, burst, explode (Sma)
Tokelau Paa Explode; be punctured (e.g. balloon); break out (of loud weeping); (Sma)
Tongan Paa Burst, explode, blow up; (of plants) burst or break through the soil; (of story, news etc.) to be reported, to become known (Cwd)
West Futuna Bax/pa (WFU) To crash, of thunder (Cpl)
West Uvea Pu/paa-tia Sonner, gronder [ex. tonnerre]; claquer (porte) (Hmn)

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