Protoform: NOFO [OC] Sit, dwell

Description: Sit, dwell
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic

*4 POC *nopo(q) `sit, stay, dwell' (LPO V:370).
*5 PMP *tempet "wohnstatte" (Dpf. 1938).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Nopo (pl. nonopo) Sit, dwell, be alive (Fbg)
East Futuna Nofo Sit, dwell (Mfr)
East Uvea Nofo Sit (Rch)
Easter Island Noho Sit; dwell, live (Wbr)
Emae Nofo Be in a place (Cpl)
Fijian No Lie (of things) Problematic (Cpl)
Hawaiian Noho Sit, dwell (Pki)
Ifira-Mele Nofo Sit, stay, wait (Clk)
Kapingamarangi Noho Sit, dwell (Lbr)
Lau Nofo Dwell (Fox)
Luangiua ŋoho Sit, dwell (Smd)
Luangiua ŋoho Remain (of persons) (Hbn)
Luangiua ŋo/ŋoho Sit (Hbn)
Mangareva Noʔo Rester, demeurer, résider. S'asseoir (Atl). Rester, exister; stay, remain, exist (Atl). (Rch)
Mangareva Noʔo/io S'asseoir (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Noho To sit, live; marry (Krk)
Marquesas Noho Sit, dwell, stay. S'asseoir; demeurer, rester, habiter, cohabiter, se marier (Lch). Rester, exister; stay, remain, exist (Atl). (Dln)
Moriori Noho Stay, abide (Shd)
Mota Va/nov/ Cause to dwell (Cdn)
Motu Noho Dwell (Lst)
New Zealand Maori Noho Sit, dwell (Wms)
Niuafoʔou Nofo Stay, remain, live (Dye)
Niuafoʔou Nofo Sit. Live (Tmo). (Gry)
Niue Nofo Sit, dwell, stay (Sph)
Niue Nofo/i, lofo/i To sit carelessly (in terms of comfort and cleanliness) (Sph)
Nuguria Noho Sit down; live, dwell, stay at (Dvl)
Nuguria Nofo Sit (Ray)
Nukumanu Noho (pl. nnoho) (mult. nohonoho) Be (in place), live, stay, sit (Trt)
Nukuoro Noho Sit, stay (Crl)
Penrhyn Noho Sit; stay, live; marry, stay with (Sta)
Penrhyn A/no ho, a/nohe Stay! (Lmt)
Pukapuka Noo Sit, stay, dwell Problematic (Bge)
Rapa Noʔo Sit, dwell (Sks)
Rarotongan Noʔo Sit, dwell (Bse)
Rennellese Noho Stay, live, sit, exist; to be left (Ebt)
Rotuman Noho Sit (Cwd)
Samoan Nofo Sit, dwell (Prt)
Sikaiana Noho Sit, be seated; inhabit, stay at, dwell, remain; be alive (Dnr)
Tahitian Noho Demeurer, rester. To sit, abide, dwell (Dvs). (Lmt)
Takuu Nofo Sit, dwell, be situated (Hwd)
Takuu Noho Stay, be situated; be or remain in a particular, dwell; stay behind; sit... (Mle)
Takuu Naa n/noho Wives in a plural marriage (in fables) (Mle)
Tikopia Nofo Sit, stay, dwell, live (Fth)
Tokelau Nofo Sit, reside, stay (Sma)
Tongan Nofo Sit, dwell (Cwd)
Tongan (No)nofo To dwell, remain, pass one's time (Mar)
Tuamotu Noho Sit, dwell (Stn)
Tuvalu Nofo Sit (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Nofo Sit, stay, live (Ray)
Vaeakau-Taumako Noho Sit, dwell, marry (Hvn)
Waya Vaka/novo/novo Crouch in token of respect (Ply)
West Futuna Nofo Sit. Dwell, stay (Cpl). (Dty)
West Uvea (H)noo-ia Rester, demeurer, être assis (sur) (Hmn)

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