Protoform: FESI.2 [FJ] To hate, dislike, upset: *(f,w)esi

Description: To hate, dislike, upset: *(f,w)esi
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to FJ: Fijic
Notes:

*1 Cf. XW *fesi-qa 'hate'
*8 Note. PPN *fes > SAM, EFU /ves/. The EP reflexes require PPN *fes > PCE *wes. There are no other cases, but PPN *fa(q)(a)s/f > PCE *was regularly.

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Fijian Bese Dislike, refuse (Cpl)
Hawaiian Hehi Loathe, repudiate, deny, desecrate (Pki)
Mangareva Veʔi Etre embarassé (e.g. une marche embarrassé par la brousse, l'obscurité) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Rch)
Marquesas Vehivehi Embarassé (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Wehi Be afraid, fear; awe (Bgs)
Pukapuka Vei/a Person disliked Problematic (Bge)
Samoan Ve/vesi/ Be disturbed, confused, disoriented (Prt)
Samoan Fai/fesi/a To apologize Uncertain Semantic Connection (Prt)
Tokelau Ve/vehi/ Be confused, disturbed, in disorder; be fussy, excited Problematic (Sma)
Tokelau Veehi/a Be disturbed, be shaken (Sma)
Tuamotu Vehi Terrible, awe-inspiring, imposing (Stn)
Tuvalu V/vesi To be in an uproar, to be completely upset, disturbed (Jsn)

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