Protoform: TAFE [OC] To flow, especially of a current

Description: To flow, especially of a current
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic

*0 >> SO *tafe-a "to be carried away by a current, drift"
*4 POC *tape "(current) flow; current, flow" (LPO II:93).
*7 PBN *tave "to flow" (Lvy. 1979).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Tape Tide, current (Yen)
Anuta Ta/tape To flow, run (referring to water) (Fbg)
Bugotu Tave To flow (Ivs)
East Futuna Tafe Couler, s'écouler (Gzl)
East Uvea Tafe Couler, s'écouler; torrent (Btn)
Easter Island Tehe Correr un liquido, derramarse. Flow, leak (Wbr). Phonologically Irregular (Fts)
Fijian Dave Flow, of liquids in small stream (Cpl)
Hawaiian Kahe Flow (Pki)
Kwaraʔae Afe To flow (Shn)
Lau Afe Current at sea, waves. Tide, tidal movement (Akm). (Fox)
Luangiua Kahe Flow (current); float (Smd)
Mangareva Taʔe Couler (se dit de tous les corps mous et des liquides); se fondre (Rch)
Marquesas Tahe Couler, ruisseler, se répandre. S'écouler, déborder; fondre, se liquéfier (Lch). (Dln)
Marquesas Ka/tahe Rigole, fossé, canal; faire couler, filtrer (Lch)
Marquesas Ta/tahe Eau qui coule goutte à goutte (Lch)
Marquesas E wiae tahkey Rivulet (Rbs)
New Zealand Maori Tahe Exude, drop, flow (Wms)
Nggela Tave Flow, of liquids, air (Fox)
Niuafoʔou Tafe Flow (Dye)
Niue Tafe To flow; current (of ocean) (Sph)
Nuguria Tahe Flow; sea current (Dvl)
Nukumanu T/tahe Flow (plural) (Trt)
Penrhyn Tahe To flow, melt (Sta)
Rapa Ko/taʔe Water (Sks)
Rarotongan Taʔe Leak, melt, ooze, trickle (Sve)
Rennellese Tahe Float, drift (Ebt)
Rennellese Laghe To float; to carry off, as by rain or sea; to flood, overflow Problematic (Ebt)
Rennellese Lape/lape To be full of water, as a pool or a calabash Problematic (Ebt)
Saʔa ʔAhe Surf, currents from wind or tide, tide-rip Phonologically Irregular (Ivs)
Saʔa Tahe To flow, to be in motion (of water) Phonologically Irregular (Ivs)
Samoan Tafe Flow, run (Prt)
Sikaiana Tahe Current (Dnr)
Sikaiana T/tahe (of current in the sea) To carry an object (Dnr)
Tahitian Tahe Couler pour un liquide, fondre (Lmt)
Takuu Tafe Rise and fall, of waves (Hwd)
Takuu T/tafe/ Flow strongly (of current); current (Hwd)
Takuu Tahe (of current) Flow strongly; current, rise and fall of waves (Mle)
Tikopia Tafe Current; drift at sea; trickle (Fth)
Tokelau Tafe Flow, trickle, run; strong (flow or current); miscarry (Sma)
Tongan Tafe To flow, to run (of liquids) (Cwd)
Tongan Tafe To stream like water (Mar)
Tuamotu Tahe Flow, exude, melt, run (Stn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Thahe Current in water (Hvn)
West Futuna (H)tafe Stream, current; to flow, melt. Creek (vallée); dysenterie (Rve). (Dty)
West Futuna ŋa/taf/tafe Riverbed, swamp (Cpl)
West Uvea Tafe Courant marin, mascaret; rivière (Hmn)

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