Protoform: WAWE [OC] Quick, prompt

Description: Quick, prompt
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta (Va)vave Quick, fast; speed (Fbg)
East Futuna Vave Quick (Mfr)
East Uvea Vave Quick (Rch)
Easter Island Vave Still, yet Uncertain Semantic Connection (Fts)
Hawaiian Wawe Quickly, fast (Pki)
Luangiua Vave Fast (Smd)
Mangareva Vave Grow, progress rapidly. Grandir, pousser promptement; progresser rapidement (maladie) (Rch). (Jnu)
Mangareva Veva/veva Manger promptement et avec voracité Phonologically Irregular (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Vave Quick; soon (Krk)
Marquesas Vave (MQS-Lch), veve (MQN-Lch). Vite, promptement. Hurry (veve), quickly, immediately (vave) (Mtu). (Dln)
Marquesas Váve Welcome! (an interjection); boisterous, heavy (sea) (Crk)
Marquesas Tai vave Mer forte dont le courant est très rapide (Dln)
Marquesas Ave/ave Vite! vite! Phonologically Irregular (Dln)
Moriori Wawe, wao First (post-verbal) (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Wawe Quick, prompt, early (Bgs)
Niue Vave To hurry; be quick, fast (Sph)
Niue Faka/ave Quickly Phonologically Irregular (McE)
Nuguria Hare mai iave! Komm sehr schnell! (Ths)
Nuguria Haka/vave Quick (Dvl)
Nukumanu Vave Quickly; be quick (Trt)
Penrhyn Vave Quickly; early (Sta)
Pukapuka Vave Strong, quick, speedy (Bge)
Rarotongan Vave Quick (Bse)
Rennellese Babe Be fast, swift (Ebt)
Rotuman Vave Quick (Cwd)
Samoan Vave Quick (Prt)
Sikaiana Vave Quickly, fast (Dnr)
Tahitian Vave Tôt, vite (ne s'emploie que dans négations). Soon, shortly, quickly, ere long (Dvs). (Lmt)
Takuu Vave Quick, swift, rapid, fast, come soon (Mle)
Tikopia Vave Quick, speedy; speed (Fth)
Tokelau Vave Quick, fast, quickness, speed (Sma)
Tongan Vave Quick, fast; at once (Cwd)
Tongan Vave, vavea Speed, velocity; quick, swift-footed, brisk (Mar)
Tuamotu Vave Quick (Stn)
Tuvalu Vave Soon (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Vave Quick, hurry (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ta/veve Rush, hurry (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Lu/ave Be quick (Hvn)
West Uvea Vave-kina Hâter, rapide, vite (Hmn)

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