Protoform: FAKA-SEKE [PN] Slide deliberately, play at sliding, surf

Description: Slide deliberately, play at sliding, surf
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
Notes:

*0 << PN *faka-.2, *seke.1a “slip, slide, surf-ride”

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Fakasekeseke Faire du surf (Mfr)
East Futuna Fakaseke galu Suivre le mouvement des vagues (Mfr)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Hakaheke, fakahekeheke Surf (v) (Krk)
Marquesas Tai haka heke S’amuser sur le dos des lames de la mer (Dln)
Marquesas Hakaheke (MQN), (haʔa)heke (MQS) Surfer, go surfing (Chf)
New Zealand Maori Whakaheke/heke Practise surf riding (Wms)
Niue Fakaheke To slip or slide on purpose (Sph)
Nukuoro Hagasege/sege Surf-riding (for amusement) (Crl)
Raʔivavae Haʔaheʔe To slide down, as on a slope of dry grass or a wave; to cause oneself to slide down (Stn)
Samoan Faʔaseʔe Ride the surf (Prt)
Tahitian Faʔaheʔe Glisser sur les vagues au moyen d’une planche (surfing) (Lmt)
Takuu Hakaseke Slide, body-surf; sail a canoe with a tail wind, travel in a following sea; glide, as a canoe through water; drift (Mle)
Tokelau Fakaheke Slide something along or across (Sma)
Tokelau Fakaheke/heke Slide or glide along smoothly (Sma)
Tongan Fakaheheke To slide along (deliberately), to skate or ski (Cwd)
Vaeakau-Taumako Fkaeke/sia Surf on [Nupani Dialect] (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Huaeke/eke Surf (pl) (Hvn)

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