Protoform: AGO.2 [PN] Make lines; set limits on, delimit, demarcate

Description: Make lines; set limits on, delimit, demarcate
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Ago Tracer, marquer de couleur (Rch)
East Uvea Ago Keep a liquid from dispersing by damming it up in some way (e.g. soup in a banana leaf) (Bgs)
East Uvea Ago/ʔi Marquer avec la couleur de l' ago (Rch)
Marquesas Puako, puano Nom de deux grosses pièces de bois qui longent la case dans toute sa longueur, dont l'une sert d'oreiller et l'autre de support pour les pieds (Dln)
Penrhyn Ango Imitate (Sta)
Pukapuka Ango To measure (Mta)
Pukapuka Ango/ango Careful rationing of a limited supply (Mta)
Raʔivavae Aʔo To decide (Zpn)
Samoan Ago Sketch out (a design), mark line for cutting ; mark with charcoal, draw lines for tattooing (Prt)
Samoan Ago/ago Plan, devise (Prt)
Tokelau Ago Chalk-line: the charcoal-soaked string used for marking logs in canoe-building...; the line marked by the chalk-line; mark a log with the chalk-line; to line something up or judge distance with the eye; observe and study (Sma)
Tongan Agoʔi Make line(s) on, mark out (Cwd)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ango/i Decoration (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ango/ia Engage [in marriage] (vt); decorate (Hvn)
Waya (Y)ago Body of person; hull of boat; appearance, shape (Ply)

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