Protoform: UU [PN] Strike home against something

Description: Strike home against something
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Mangareva Uu Heurter quelqu'un; bump into someone. (Chf)
Marquesas Uu Crash (v) (Mtu)
New Zealand Maori Uu-ngia Strike home of weapons or blows; reach (the land), arrive (by water) (Wms)
Penrhyn Uu Hit (intrans.); collide with, hit against; join together (Sta)
Pukapuka Uu Collide, bump into, hit (intrans.) (Sby)
Rarotongan Uu Collide, bump into, strike against; encounter, meet with, come upon, strike (luck); catch (an illness), be affected by; fit, suit; be appropriate for (Bse)
Tahitian U To touch, as a boat or ship on the rocks; to run against a thing; to meet for encounter; to come face to face; to face danger (Dvs)
Tahitian Uu Cogner, heurter; rencontrer (nez à nez), croiser quelqu'un...affronter, faire face (Lmt)
Takuu Uu Fit flush together, be joined evenly Problematic (Mle)
Tikopia U Come, enter, point towards (Fth)
Tokelau Uu To put in proper place, relationship (Sma)
Tongan Uu Thud (Cwd)
Tuamotu Uu Strike against (Stn)
Tuvalu Uu In the vicinity of, by way of (Rby)
West Uvea Uu (ina) Rassembler à (Hmn)

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