Protoform: TIPA [MP] Stagger, deviate, turn aside

Description: Stagger, deviate, turn aside
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to MP: Malayo-Polynesian

*1 >> Cf. PN *tifa.2 "soar, swerve"
*2 PFJ *cimpa (Bst. 1976b).
*5 PMP *tipas "turn aside, swerve to avoid a collision", *timpa9 'lame, limping, to limp' (ACD).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Tipa Stagger, go from side to side (Bgs)
East Uvea Sipa Stagger (Rch)
Easter Island Tipa/tipa Shake, contortion, drunk (Chl)
Emae Tipa/tipa Se cogner le pied (contre un mur) (Rve)
Hawaiian Kipa Turn aside (Pki)
Luangiua Kipa Stagger, deviate (Smd)
Luangiua Haa/kipa Turn direction (Smd)
Marquesas Tipa Stagger, vacillate (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Tipa Turn aside (Wms)
Niue Tipa/tipa To be out of shape (Sph)
Niue Tipa Sway, be crooked, slant. Dance (used in old chants) (McE). (Sph)
Niue Faka/tipa/tipa To steer (McE)
Nukuoro Diba/diba Unsteady, as a ship on the sea (Crl)
Nukuoro Diba Not level, tipped to one side (Crl)
Pukapuka Tipa To turn aside, toward ; swerve, turn (Mta)
Rarotongan Tipa Plunge about restlessly (Sve)
Rennellese Tipa manaba, tipa te hinangago Nervous, excited (Ebt)
Samoan Tipa Jump (of stone skimming water) (Prt)
Sikaiana Tipa Stagger (Sps)
Sikaiana Tipa Divert or turn from an original destination (Dnr)
Takuu Tipa At an angle, slanting; (of road) bend, curve; (of person) turn off a track onto another track (Mle)
Takuu Tipe Stand at a slant, lean over (as of a tree); fall sideways Phonologically Irregular (Mle)
Tikopia Tipa Skim, scutter, skip (Fth)
Tokelau Tipa Glide sideways in the air or water; (met.) go away, walk away (Sma)
Tongan Sipa Stagger, wobble (Cwd)
Tuvalu Tipa Move in a certain direction (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Sipa To stray (Ray)
Vaeakau-Taumako Hipa Deflect, go in a wrong direction [Vaeakau Dialect] (Hvn)
West Futuna Sipa (WFU), tSipa (ANI) Stumble (Cpl)

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