Protoform: EE [PN] Yes

Description: Yes
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. PNP *ae

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Eee Yes (Fts)
Easter Island ʔEe-ee Yes, affirmative (Wbr)
Hawaiian ʔEe Yes (unemphatic) (Pki)
Luangiua ʔEi Yes Phonologically Irregular (Smd)
Mangareva ʔEe, eʔe Oui, certainement (Rch)
Marquesas E. ʔE (Lch). Ee (Mtu). Particule d'affirmation, oui, c'est vrai. Yes (Mtu). (Dln)
Moriori E(e) Aye, yes (Shd)
Niuafoʔou E e Yes, of course (Cct)
Niue Ee Yes (Sph)
Penrhyn Ee Yes; well, then, and (Sta)
Pukapuka Ee/ke Yes (Sby)
Rapa Ei Yes Problematic (Sks)
Rarotongan ʔEe Yes (Bse)
Tahitian ʔEe Oui, dire oui (Lmt)
Tuamotu ʔEe Yes indeed (Stn)
Tupuaki E Yes (affirmative in general) (Atn)
Tuvalu Ee Yes [Nanumea, Nanumanga Dialect] (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ee Yes (Hvn)
West Uvea Ee Oui (Hmn)

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