Protoform: QATUA [MP] Deity

Description: Deity
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to MP: Malayo-Polynesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. SO *vaka-qatua "spirit medium"
*5 PMP *qatuan "deity" (ACD).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Atua Spirit being (Fbg)
East Futuna ʔAtua Deity (Bgs)
East Uvea ʔAtua Dieu, divinite (Rch)
Easter Island ʔAtua Dios, ser potente, ente sobrenatural (Bxn)
Easter Island Atua Gentleman, god, Lord (Fts)
Emae Itua Supernatural being Phonologically Irregular (Cpl)
Hawaiian Akua Deity (Pki)
Ifira-Mele Te/etua Spirit (Clk)
Ifira-Mele Atua God (proper name) from SAM Problematic (Clk)
Luangiua ʔAkua Deity (Smd)
Luangiua A/akua God (Smd)
Mangareva Etua Dieu (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Atua God; anything malign or disagreeable (Bck)
Marquesas Atua Dieu. S'emploie le plus souvent au pluriel en parlant des hommes (Dln)
Marquesas Etua Dieu, divinité (Lch)
Moriori Atua, t/etua God (Bke)
Moriori Etchu Patron spirit (Bke)
New Zealand Maori Atua Deity (Wms)
Niuafoʔou Atua Spirit, god (Cct)
Niue Atua God. Spirit, ghost (obs.) (McE). (Sph)
Nukumanu TeAtua God (Trt)
Nukuoro Atua A god, a spirit (Crn)
Penrhyn Atua A god or spirit (Cbl)
Pukapuka Atua God (Bge)
Raʔivavae Atua A god, divinity, deity.... (Stn)
Rapa Atua God (Sks)
Rarotongan Atua Deity, god (Bse)
Rennellese ʔAtua God, spirit, deity, worship (Ebt)
Samoan Atua Deity (Prt)
Tahitian Atua God, the general name for a Deity (Lmt)
Tahitian Te Atua Dieu (Lmt)
Takuu Atua Spirit (aitu) taxon, about which little is now known; (Christian) God Problematic (Mle)
Tikopia Atua Supernatural being or object; spirit; ghost; goblin; god (Fth)
Tokelau Atua God, supreme being (Sma)
Tongan ʔOtua Deity (Cwd)
Tongan Hotooa pow A demon (Mar)
Tongan Hootooa An immaterial being, as a god, spirit, &c.; also any evil by the infliction of the gods, a bodily complaint, a boil. This word sometimes applies to foreigners. (Mar)
Tuamotu Atua Deity (Stn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Athua Spirit, devil (Hvn)
West Futuna Atua Ghost, spirit (Te-Atua 'God') (Cpl)
West Futuna Rakau otua Priest, diviner. Bon sorcier, médicin (Rve). (Dty)
West Futuna Atua, t/etua Ghost, spirit, demon; ancestor; Christian God (Dty)
West Uvea Atua Dieu (Hmn)
West Uvea Atua feuu Sorcier (Hmn)

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