Protoform: TAA-WERE [CE] Hang free, be suspended

Description: Hang free, be suspended
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CE: Central-Eastern Polynesian

*1 Cf. EP *were-were.a "hanging flesh"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Kaawele Dance step in which foot moves in half-circle without touching ground (Pki)
Mangaia Tavere Trolling (Cek)
Mangareva Tavere Prolongation des fêtes après les funérailles (Rch)
Mangareva Tavere ʔi tua Pêcher à la traîne; dragline fishing (Chf)
Marquesas Taveʔe, teveʔe S'amuser, tarder, differer, lent, lambin, qui ne revient pas vite. Mettre longtemps pour aller et revenir (Lch). Borrowed (Dln)
Marquesas Tavere Pêcher à la traîne; dragline fishing Phonologically Irregular (Chf)
New Zealand Maori Taawere/were Hanging free, suspended (Wms)
Rarotongan Taavere Drag or tow (e.g. a vessel) (Bse)
Tahitian Taavere Remarquer [sc. remorquer] (Lmt)
Tahitian Tavere A thing taken in tow, as a boat behind a ship; to tow, or drag a thing in the water (Dvs)
Tuamotu Taavere Move with a wavy motion (Stn)

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