Protoform: MAALOO.A [PN] Strong, unyielding; victorious

Description: Strong, unyielding; victorious
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Maaro Prize Problematic (Fbg)
East Futuna Maaloo Be victorious; thankyou! (Bgs)
East Futuna Maaloo/loo Be well, healthy (Bgs)
East Uvea Maaloo Victorious (Rch)
Emae Maaroo Strong (Cpl)
Ifira-Mele Maaroo Strong, hard, difficult, firm (Clk)
Kapingamarangi Maaroo Strong, win (Ebt)
Kapingamarangi Maaloo Strong, strength (physical); hard (Lbr)
Luangiua Ha(a)/maaloa Loud. Strongly. Phonologically Irregular (Smd)
Mangareva Maro Hard, tough, obdurate (Tgr)
Mangareva Maaroo Etre obstiné, entêté; insister (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Maaroo Solid (food); insist. Obstinate (Sve). (Krk)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Maro/ro Strong (Bck)
Moriori Maro Stubborn, obstinate; to contend (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Maaroo/roo Strong, sturdy (Wms)
Nuguria Tama ma/maro Praise (diligent worker) (Ray)
Nukumanu Haka/maroa Loud Phonologically Irregular (Trt)
Nukuoro Maalo Energetic, eager, wide-awake (Crl)
Pukapuka Maaloo Strong, victorious (Sby)
Rapa Maaroo mai koi Come quick (?) Problematic (Sks)
Rarotongan Maaroo To persist, be obstinate (Bse)
Samoan Maaloo Victorious; prevail over an opponent (Prt)
Tahitian Maaroo Obstiné, entêté, persévérant; insister (Lmt)
Takuu Maaro Forcefully (Hwd)
Takuu Maaroo Forceful, hard (Mle)
Takuu Faka/maro/na Powerful (Hwd)
Tikopia Maar.oo Successful achievement; victory (Fth)
Tokelau Maaloo Success, victory (Sma)
Tongan Maaloo Laudable; success, victorious (Cwd)
Tongan Maló A term of encouragement to bear pain or hard labour; well borne! bravely suffered! also, welcome! I am glad to see you, I am glad to find you here (Mar)
Tuamotu Maaroo Obstinate (Stn)
Tuvalu Maaloo Win; be victorious (Rby)
Tuvalu Maaloo/loo Strong (Rby)

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