Protoform: KIRITI [CE] Convulsive movement

Description: Convulsive movement
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CE: Central-Eastern Polynesian
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian ʔIliki To strike suddenly, pour down, as rain; onset, striking, downpour (Pki)
Mangareva Kiriti Jeter qc. à quelques pas de soi, repousser avec vivacité; asperger, semer, ensemencer; hameçon pour la pêche à l'*ako*. Convulsions (Atl). (Rch)
Mangareva Kiri/kiritiT Tirailler; répondre, repliquer promptement et subitement (Rch)
Marquesas Kiʔiti Secousses nerveuses, spasmes; s'éveiller en sursaut, arracher par secousses. Convulsions (Atl). (Dln)
Tahitian Iriti. ʔIriti (Lmt). To have spasms, or be convulsed. Avoir des spasmes (Lmt). (Dvs)
Tuamotu Kiriti To jerk up a fish line; to have spasms or convulsions; to twitter in a sudden, spasmodic way, as the cry of the sandpiper (torea) (Stn)

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