Protoform: MUSU.1 [PN] Mutter, mumble, hum, whisper

Description: Mutter, mumble, hum, whisper
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
Notes:

*0 >> CE *koo-sumu
*1 Cf. NP *muu.3

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Musu/musu Chuchoter; parler à voix basse (Mfr)
East Futuna Mu/musu Chuchoter méchamment (Mfr)
East Uvea Musu Bourdon, bruit sourd (Rch)
Easter Island Haʔumu-ʔumu Whisper Phonologically Irregular (Wbr)
Emae Musu/takina Avoid people (Cpl)
Emae Musu Refuse, not to want (Cpl)
Hawaiian Mu/muhu/ Buzzing/humming sound of flies (Pki)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Muihu Whisper Phonologically Irregular (Sve)
Marquesas Muhu/muhu Murmurer (Dln)
Marquesas Kai/(ko)humu, ko/humu(humu) Chuchoter, murmurer, injurier tout bas, grommeler, grogner, marmotter Phonologically Irregular (Lch)
New Zealand Maori Muhu/muhu Discontented, muttering (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Muhu Stupid, untaught; incorrect, faulty (of carving) (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Muhu/kai Absent, inattentive (Wms)
Nukuoro Musu Whispering (Crl)
Penrhyn Musi/musi Whisper, murmur Problematic (Sta)
Pukapuka Muyu/muyu Whisper (Bge)
Rarotongan Muʔu Whisper, speak with a low voice; be deaf (Bse)
Rarotongan Muʔu/muʔu Mutter, whisper (Bse)
Rennellese Musu/musu Sob, pant for breath (Ebt)
Rennellese Musu To breathe deeply and with difficulty (Ebt)
Rotuman Musu Whisper (Cwd)
Samoan Musu/musu Whisper (Prt)
Samoan Musu Sullenness (McP)
Sikaiana Mu/musu Of voices that are heard, but the words are indistinct; to gossip; to whisper (Dnr)
Tahitian Muhu Noise, the din of talking; to make a noise or din (Dvs)
Takuu Musu Speak in a low voice, mumble, speak to oneself, speak as if in secrecy, whisper (Mle)
Tikopia Mu/musu/ Inarticulate (Fth)
Tikopia Musu/musu/ Whisper (Fth)
Tokelau Muhu Refuse (v) (Sma)
Tokelau Muhu/muhu Whisper (Sma)
Tongan Muhu(muhu) Mumble, murmur, mutter; drone, give forthe a low subdued sound (Cwd)
Tuamotu Muhu(Muhu) Whisper (Stn)
West Uvea Humu Muet Phonologically Irregular (Hmn)

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