Protoform: KUMI.3B [NP] Strangle

Description: Strangle
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. PCP *kuku.1a "grasp, hold in the hand"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Ku/kumi le ʔua Strangle (Mfr)
East Uvea Kukumi Strangle (Rch)
Hawaiian (ʔU)ʔumi Strangle, choke (Pki)
Ifira-Mele Kumi/a Strangle (Clk)
Mangareva Kukumi Strangle (I) (Rch)
Marquesas Kukumi (MQN), ʔuʔumi (MQS) Tuer, assassiner, mettre à mort; assommer, rosser de coups; étouffer; éteindre. Tuer (un animal); kill (an animal). Eteindre, put out (fire) [Northwest Marquesan Dialect] (Atl). (Lch)
Rapa Kukumi To strangle (Sks)
Rarotongan Kukumi Strangulate (Sve)
Rarotongan Kuumia Passive of kukumi (Bse)
Rennellese Ku/kumi te uʔa To strangle with the hands (Ebt)
Tahitian ʔUʔumi i te ʔarapoʔa Etrangler (Lmt)
Tikopia Kumi/a Strangled (Fth)
Tuamotu Kukumi Strangle, throttle, choke (Stn)
Tuvalu Kukumi Strangle (Rby)

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