Protoform: KOPE [NP] Wrap up; bundle; goods, possessions

Description: Wrap up; bundle; goods, possessions
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian ʔOpe Bundle, package; to tie in a bundle (Pki)
New Zealand Maori Kope Wrap up, as food in leaves for cooking; soft mosses used as wrappers or absorbents... (Wms)
Rarotongan Kope/kope Gifts brought to a mourning (Bse)
Rennellese Kope Objects slept on, esp. baghu mats, tapa, sheets, pillow (Ebt)
Tahitian Ope To go and collect, bring all to one place (Dvs)
Tahitian Ope/ope Carcases, property and things of all descriptions, which in the rage of war had been thrown into the rivers, then carried to the sea and afterwards thrown on shore again (Dvs)
Tikopia Kope/kope/nga Goods, valuables (Fth)
Tokelau Kope Equipment, gear (Sma)
Tuvalu Kope Luggage, impedimenta; gear, equipment (always plural) (Rby)
Tuvalu Kope/kope/nga A lot of luggage, many possessions (Jsn)

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