Protoform: SUQI [PN] Dilute, mix with liquid (Clk)

Description: Dilute, mix with liquid (Clk)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*0 << PN *suu "liquid, wet, watery"
*2 PCP *suqi 'pour wate on/into' (LPO V:455).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Sui Mettre de l'eau dans quelque substance seche ou epaisse (Gzl)
Nukuoro S/sui Wet (Crl)
Nukuoro Sui/sui Become wet (Crl)
Nukuoro S/sui o de hine Amniotic fluid (Crl)
Penrhyn Sui Splash ; dish of fresh green coconut (Yda)
Penrhyn Sui/sui Dish of grated coconut mixed with liquid (Bck)
Rennellese Suʔi To mix (Ebt)
Samoan Sui Add water to, dilute (Prt)
Tokelau Hui To water down, thin down, e.g. soup (Sma)
Tongan Huʔi Thin down, dilute, adulterate by mixing with another liquid (Cwd)
Tuvalu Hui Mix with water (Rby)
West Uvea Suui/a Arroser (Hmn)

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