Protoform: LIU.2 [OC] Turn round

Description: Turn round
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic
Notes:

*0 >> PN *fa-liu, *ma-liu
*4 POC *liu 'turn aside, change direction'; li-liu 'turn around, go back' (ACD, LPO V:412).
*6 PAN *lius "circumambulate, circumvent" (Bst. 1986).
*7 PBN *liu "to go" (Lvy. 1979).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Li/liu/ Turn back, return (Mfr)
East Uvea Li/liu/ Retourner, revenir (Rch)
Emae Riu/a Turn over (trans.) (Cpl)
Fijian Liu Front, precede, go before, surpass Uncertain Semantic Connection (Cpl)
Hawaiian Liu-a Spinning, whirling, dizzy; shocked; fascinated (Pki)
Hawaiian Niu-a Spinning, whirling, dizzy; shocked; fascinated (Pki)
Ifira-Mele Riu/a Turn round [Fila (Ifira) Dialect] (Clk)
Kapingamarangi Liu, lui To turn (a long horizontal object) (Lbr)
Mangareva Niu Toupie; tourner (se dit de qc. qui tourne sur elle-même) Phonologically Irregular (Rch)
Marquesas ʔIu Apparaitre a une pointe en parlant d'un navire (Dln)
Marquesas Niʔu Toupie Phonologically Irregular (Dln)
Nggela Li/liu/ Turn aside from path, turn over in bed (Fox)
Niue Liu To turn, return; again (pre-verbal) (Sph)
Rarotongan Riu Turn round (Bse)
Rennellese Giu Return v, go back (Ebt)
Rotuman Liu To jibe (of a boat) (Cwd)
Samoan Liu Alter, change , turn (Prt)
Sikaiana Liu/liu To continually change a narration as it goes from one person to another (Dnr)
Sikaiana Liu Deceive to gain advantage (Dnr)
Tahitian Riu/riu To be moving round (Dvs)
Takuu Riu Twirling movement of the paddle in the women’s hoe dance (Mle)
Tikopia Riu/ara Pathway (Fth)
Tokelau Liu Change, alter; melt, dissolve; evaporate (Sma)
Tokelau Liliu Turn; turn inside out; turn back, go back; change, alter; change (money) (Sma)
Tongan Li/liu/ Turn round (Cwd)
Tuamotu Riu Turn round (Stn)
West Uvea Liu-a Mettre à l'envers, retourner, chavirer (en barque); remuer (p.ex. contenu de la marmite) (Hmn)
West Uvea Li/liu S'agiter, être secoué Uncertain Semantic Connection (Hmn)
West Uvea Liu/liu-a Agiter, secouer, bouger; dandiner (la tête) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Hmn)

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