Protoform: KAU.1 [EO] Swim

Description: Swim
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to EO: Eastern Oceanic
Notes:

*4 PEO *karu "swim, wade".
*4 POC *kaRu "swim" (LPO V:405).
*1 Cf. *kaukau, *kakau.

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Kau To swim (Fts)
Hawaiian ʔAu Swim (Pki)
Lau Garu Swim with trudgeon stroke, arms out of the water (Fox)
Luangiua ʔAu Swim (Smd)
Mangareva Kau Nager; marcher dans les basses mers (Rch)
Marquesas Kau Nager, aller a la nage (Dln)
Moriori Kau Swim . Bathe (Shd)
Mota Garu Wade, swim (of men) (Cdn)
New Zealand Maori Kau-(r)ia Swim (Bgs)
New Zealand Maori Kau/hoe Swim (Bgs)
Penrhyn Kau Swim (Sta)
Raʔivavae ʔAu To swim (Zpn)
Rarotongan Kau Swim (Bse)
Rotuman Kau To wade, especially on the rocks Borrowed (Cwd)
Tahitian ʔAu Nager (sauf pour les poissons pour lesquels on emploie tere) (Lmt)
Tikopia Kau To swim, of a person (Fth)
Tuamotu Kau Swim (Stn)
Waya Qau-va Swim (Ply)
West Futuna Kau (pl. hkau) To swim (Dty)
West Uvea Kau/a Nager (Hmn)
West Uvea Kau/nga Bois flotteur sur lequel on nage pour aller pêcher (Hmn)

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