Protoform: KASO.1 [AN] Rafters, or possibly purlins

Description: Rafters, or possibly purlins
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to AN: Austronesian

*1 Cf. PN *kaso.2 "reed".
*3 PEO *kazo "rafter" (Gty. 1983).
*4 POC *kaso "rafter" (LPO I:55).
*5 PMP *kasaw " rafter, diagonal bamboo poles to which thatch panels are lashed" (ACD).
*6 PAN *kasaw (Pandymc).
*7 PBN *ghatho "rafter" (Lvy. 1979).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Kato Support for roof thatch (Yen)
Anuta Paka/kato Thin transverse supporting strip for roof of house, made from betel nut [sc. betel palm?] (Fbg)
Bugotu Gaho Rafter (Ivs)
East Futuna Kaso Rafter (Mfr)
East Uvea Kaho Perche servant de chevron, latte (Btn)
Fijian Kaso Cross-spar on outrigger (Cpl)
Hawaiian ʔAho Rafter (Pki)
Kwaraʔae ʔAto Rafter (???)
Mangareva Kaʔo Perche placée entre les chevrons d'une toiture (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Faka/kaho Rafter (Bck)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Kah(e)o Thatching strip (Bck)
Marquesas Kaho/haʔe Bois qui affermit le derriere de la case (Dln)
Marquesas ʔOha, koha (Ua Pou) Chevrons de la toiture fixés en sens tranversal Phonologically Irregular (Lch)
Mota Gaso A rafter (Cdn)
New Zealand Maori Kaho Batten laid horizontally on rafters to carry the thatch (Wms)
Nggela Gaho A rafter (Fox)
Niuafoʔou Kaho/ki Rafters Borrowed (Dye)
Niue Kaho Wooden ribs of thatched roof (Sph)
Nukuoro Gaso Roof thatch rafters (Crl)
Penrhyn Kaso Part of house frame; a rod over which *rauhara* is bent to form thatch sheet (Sta)
Pukapuka Kayo Small house rafter on which the sinnet is wrapped (Mta)
Rapa Kaʔo Rafter of house (Sks)
Rarotongan Kaʔo Rafter of traditional house, to which the thatch is tied (Bse)
Rennellese Kaso Vertical rafters of a house (Ebt)
Rotuman Kasa Small roof timbers Borrowed (Cwd)
Roviana Gaso-na Rafter (Whe)
Samoan ʔAso Rafter (Prt)
Tahitian ʔAho Chevron (dans une charpente) (Lmt)
Tikopia Kaso Roof thatch supports of palm wood strips (Fth)
Tokelau Kaho Lightweight rafter or rib of a house (Sma)
Tongan Kaho/ki Rafter; spoke of wheel; rib of umbrella (Cwd)
Tuamotu Kaho Rafter (Stn)
Tuvalu Kaho Small runner, parallel to rafters, to which thatch is fixed (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Kau/kau/ii Rafter from corner to ridgepole in house Phonologically Irregular (Hvn)
Vaturaga Haso (Ray)
West Futuna Kaso/ki Riders; stringers for attaching thatch which run parallel to the rafters of a roof. Petit solive verticale (Rve). (Dty)

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