Protoform: SOPO.D [PN] Frightened, startled

Description: Frightened, startled
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Hopo/hopo te manava To feel a strong imbalance of the mind, either from boiling anger, or overbrimming joy (Fts)
Hawaiian Hopo(hopo) Anxiety, uncertainty, doubt, fright, uncertain, anxious, in doubt (Pki)
Marquesas Hopo Start with fright (I). Craindre, avoir peur, peur, crainte. Remords; contrit, contrition, repentir (Lch). (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Hopo Become apprehensive (said of thoughts, heart) (Bgs)
Niue Hopo/ate Frightened, scared (Sph)
Niue Hopokia Frightened, shocked (Sph)
Rennellese Sopo manaba Be shocked, startled, frightened, scared (Ebt)
Tuamotu Hopo/hopo Worried, disturbed, anxious (Stn)
West Futuna Sopo/sá To start with fright (Cpl)

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