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)
New Zealand Maori Whaaere/ere Mother of one's children, dam (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Whaene Mother, aunt (Wms)
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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