Protoform: SIWA.1 [PN] Dance and sing

Description: Dance and sing
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Siva Se dit d`une personne qui danse bien (Gzl)
East Uvea Hiva Chant; cantique (Btn)
Emae Siva Bounce (Cpl)
Hawaiian Hiwa/hiwa Precious, beloved, esteemed Problematic (Pki)
New Zealand Maori Hiwa Light-heartedness as shown in singing, laughing; wakeful, alert; a charm recited over a new-born child (Wms)
Niuafoʔou Hiva To sing, song (Tmo)
Nuguria Siva Dance (Ray)
Pukapuka Yiva A type of chant, usually associated with the underworld (Sby)
Samoan Siva To dance; dance (generic) (Prt)
Sikaiana Siva A type of song (Sps)
Tikopia Siwa Dance said to be a dance of the spirits (Fth)
Tokelau Hiva Dance, dancing, ball (Sma)
Tongan Hiva To sing (Cwd)
Tongan Hiva To sing (Mar)
West Futuna Siva A traditional style of dancing (Dty)
West Uvea Siva Plumet de danse Problematic (Hmn)

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