Protoform: PUUPUU.1 [CP] Rinse the mouth, gargle

Description: Rinse the mouth, gargle
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CP: Central Pacific
Notes:

*4 PCEMP *pupuR "rinse the mouth, gargle" (ACD). [Based on PN + Leti]

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Uvea Puupuu Rinse the mouth (Rch)
Emae Puupuu Rinse one's mouth (Cpl)
Ifira-Mele Puupuu Rinse the mouth, gargle (Clk)
Luangiua Pupu/aʔi Gargle, rinse (Smd)
Mangareva Puu Liquide dont on s'est rempli la bouche et qu'on n'avale pas; nourriture mâchée dans la bouche et qu'on donne à un petit enfant (Rch)
Marquesas Pupu. Puupuu (Lch). Pupu te haha (MQN) (Atl). Se gargariser, gargarisme. Agiter, remuer avant usage (Lch). (Dln)
Penrhyn Puupuu Rinse the mouth (Sta)
Rotuman Puupuu Rinse (Cwd)
Samoan Puupuu Gargle, rinse the mouth (Prt)
Tahitian Puupuu/vaha Se gargariser (Lmt)
Takuu Pupu/aki Cleanse or rinse one's mouth (Mle)
Tikopia Puupuu Swill around mouth (Fth)
Tokelau Puupuu Rinse (the mouth) (Sma)
Tongan Puupuu Gargle, rinse the mouth (Cwd)
Tongan Boóboó A gargle; to gargle (Mar)
Vaeakau-Taumako Pupu/ia Wash the mouth (Hvn)
West Futuna Pupu Gargle, sputter. Se rincer la bouche (Rve). (Dty)

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