Protoform: SOI.3 [PN] Interjection expressing exasperation

Description: Interjection expressing exasperation
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 ? Cf. PN *sosaqa "weary of, sick of, fed up with"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Manihiki-Rakahanga Hoi/a To threaten with a stick (Sve)
Marquesas Hoi Défauts naturels, surtout des parties honteuses. Ce qui inspire la honte, tout ce qui est capable de faire honte, chose honteuse, indécent (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Hoi/hoi Interjection expressing exasperation (at noise); shut up! (Bgs)
Raʔivavae Hoi Interjection: The enemy have appeared/are coming! We are taken by surprise! (frly) Alas! Alack! (Stn)
Samoan Sooi/a Let it be, leave off, desist (interj.) (Prt)
Samoan Soi/soi To laugh (term of respect) Problematic (Prt)
Tokelau Hooi/a Stop! (e.g. of noise) (Sma)
Tongan Hoi Interjection expressing tiredness or weariness (Cwd)
Vaeakau-Taumako Oi/toi Oh dear! (Hvn)

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