Protoform: PIU.2 [FJ] Throw, cast away: *pi(q)u

Description: Throw, cast away: *pi(q)u
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to FJ: Fijic
Notes:

*1 Cf. PN *fiu.1 "wearied of, bored with"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Fijian Biu/ta Throw away (Cpl)
Mangareva Piu Massacre; tuer Uncertain Semantic Connection (Rch)
New Zealand Maori Piu Throw, wave about (Wms)
Tahitian Piu Ferrer un poisson. To pull a fishing line (Dvs). Uncertain Semantic Connection (Lmt)
Tuamotu Piu Swing, as a door, rise and fall, as a ship (Stn)
Waya Biu-t Throw, cast down (Ply)
West Uvea Piu (ina) Trainer (un bateau à la corde) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Hmn)

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