Protoform: AFE.1B [NP] Stir, as a light body in the wind

Description: Stir, as a light body in the wind
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian

*1 Cf. PPN *safe.2 "hang".

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Fijian Cave To hang Problematic (Cpl)
Hawaiian Ahe/ahe Zephyr (Pki)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Afe/i Hang up Uncertain Semantic Connection (Krk)
New Zealand Maori Awhe Stir, disturb (as by wind) (Wms)
Rennellese Ahe/ahe Sway, ruffle, as feathers, leaves (Ebt)
Samoan Afe Lift, turn over, as mat (Prt)
Tahitian Ahe/ahe Emptiness; empty (as the stomach) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Dvs)
Tokelau Afe Gust of wind, draught (Sma)

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