Protoform: MAKA-VAA [SO] Distance, gap

Description: Distance, gap
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to SO: Samoic-Outlier Polynesian

*0 << PN *waa.2 "interval (of space or time)"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Mangareva Makuva/va Ouverture de part en part; être percé (Rch)
Nukuoro Magavaa Between; the time when (Crl)
Nukuoro Hai-maka-vaa To watch, guard Uncertain Semantic Connection (Crn)
Rennellese Makabaa Distance; to be a short distance away, nearby (Ebt)
Samoan Maʔavaa Ajar (of door) (Prt)
Takuu Makovaa Having one or more spaces, gaps, or intervals; gapped.... (Mle)
Vaeakau-Taumako M(a)kavaa [NUP], mgavaa [VAE,TAU] Point or period of time in past or future that is far away from the present time or the focal temporal point of the discourse (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Mgavaa Passage (e.g. between two islands); split, open (vi) (Hvn)

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