Protoform: TUQA-.2A [PN] Numeral classifier relating to layers or strands; times, repetitions

Description: Numeral classifier relating to layers or strands; times, repetitions
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Tuʔa- N times. Préfixe multiplicatif (numération): fois (Mfr). (Gzl)
East Uvea Tuʔa Times. Fois. (Rch)
Hawaiian Kua- Generations back, two...more than the suffixed number; Once, twice, three times, twofold, etc. (rare) (Ply)
Kapingamarangi Dua + N N ply (Lbr)
Mangareva Tua/ruua, tua/taʔi Répéter pour la seconde fois, ne se faire qu'une seule fois (se dit de toutes les actions en général) (Rch)
Marquesas Tua ʔua, tua toʔu Doubler, tripler (Dln)
Moriori Tchua-, tua- Numeral prefix, "N times" (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Tua- N times (Ply)
Niue Tua- Ordinal layer of something (Sph)
Nukuoro Dua Diameter (of rope etc.) (Crl)
Nukuoro Haga/dua To coil or plait using __ [number of] strands; change the size of (Crl)
Pukapuka Tua- Ordinalising prefix refering to layers (Sby)
Rennellese Tuʔa Used before numerals when speaking of a number of layers or strands (Ebt)
Samoan Tua- Number of thicknesses, folds, rows layers; the next in order of age, especially of children (Prt)
Sikaiana Tua/lua To have two layers of something (Dnr)
Takuu Tua- Referring to a layer or degree of thickness (Tuatoru. Three layers); (of kinship relations) beyond the second ascending or descending generation: great- (Mle)
Tokelau Tua- Prefix to numerals with reference to layers, strands, repetitions, etc. (Sma)
Tongan Tuʔo- Time(s), occasion(s): before a numeral or /lahi/ (many) or /si'i/. (As a prefix) strand (Cwd)
Tuvalu Tua- Numeral prefix, stranded (of ropes) Preceding numbers, a measure of thickness . (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Tua- Prefix to numerals (Ray)
Vaeakau-Taumako Tua/taina Singly (Ray)
West Uvea Tuaa eha Grosse corde (Hmn)

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