Protoform: FAQELE [PN] Mother of (newborn) child; childbirth *faqele(qele)

Description: Mother of (newborn) child; childbirth *faqele(qele)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 Cf. PN *faqea "mother"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Faʔele/ʔele Woman who has had first child (Bgs)
East Uvea Faele Accoucher d'un premier-ne (Btn)
Luangiua Haile Lag im Wochenbett [lay in childbed] (Sar)
New Zealand Maori Whaaere/ere Mother of one's children, dam (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Whaene Mother, aunt (Wms)
Niuafoʔou Faaʔele Bear, born (Tmo)
Niuafoʔou Faaʔele/ʔi To be born (Gry)
Niuafoʔou Feeʔele/ʔi Give birth (Tmo)
Nukuoro Haele Discipline child, bring up Problematic (Crl)
Pukapuka Waaele Mother with newborn child (Sby)
Raʔivavae Haiere A woman recovering from childbirth (Stn)
Samoan Failele Mother with newborn child (Prt)
Tahitian Faere A large and prominent belly (Dvs)
Tikopia Faerere To die in childbirth (Fth)
Tongan Faaʔele Give birth to (Cwd)
Tongan Fáële Parturition; childbirth; also the period of confinement (Mar)
Tuamotu Faiere Young mother, with only one or two children; woman recovering from childbirth (Stn)
Tuvalu Faele Pregnant or lactating woman (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Faele/gia Cradle, carry (Ebt)
Vaeakau-Taumako Haele/angia [VAE], haele/akina [TAU] Take care of children when they are small (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Haile Look after (vi) (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Haele/akina, haele/angia Take care of children when they are small (Hvn)
West Futuna Farere Birth, give birth, be born (Dty)

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