Protoform: TEQE.2 [PN] Ooze out, squeeze out (as excrement, pus, milk, gas)

Description: Ooze out, squeeze out (as excrement, pus, milk, gas)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 Cf. PN *taqe "excrement"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Faka/teʔe/ Express excrement from intestine when dressing poultry (Bgs)
Easter Island Tee/tee Milk (in baby bottle); to drink (Kvt)
Marquesas Hakate (MQN), haʔate (MQS) Se moucher, blow one's nose (Chf)
New Zealand Maori Tee Fart (Bgs)
New Zealand Maori Whe/tee(tee) Force out (as pus from a boil); stick out (as eyes in the %puukana|) (Bgs)
New Zealand Maori Kuu/tee/tee Squeeze out, as in milking a cow (Bgs)
New Zealand Maori Whaka/tee Squeeze fluid out of anything (Wms)
Niue Mo/tee Very soft or pulpy (because of decay). Bruised [ex. fruit](Sph). (McE)
Raʔivavae Haʔatee To blow the nose; to squeeze or press out fluid (Stn)
Rarotongan Tee Squeeze fluid out (Sve)
Rarotongan Paa/tee/ To milk (e.g. a cow) (Bse)
Rennellese Lelee Spill out, as water; pour forth, as urine, semen; to come; to squirt, bubble forth, leak Problematic (Ebt)
Samoan Tee Bulge, protrude (Prt)
Samoan Faʔa/tee/ Stick out (used vulgarly) (Prt)
Tokelau Tee Be bulging, stick out (Sma)
Tongan Te/teʔe/ Protrude or ooze out (as toothpaste from a tube) (Cwd)
Tongan Teʔe/pilo Fart (Cwd)

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