Protoform: PAE.1A [OC] Heap of stones; stone structure (wall, fence, platform)

Description: Heap of stones; stone structure (wall, fence, platform)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic

*1 >> PN *pae-ga, *pae-pae
*3 PEO *ba(e,i) "fence, boundary marker" (Grn & Ply).
*4 POC *bayat "fence, boundary marker" (LPO I:61,125).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Pae Stone wall or divider (e.g. sea-wall, stones marking outline of house) (Fbg)
East Futuna Pae Raised stone platform (of house, grave) (Mfr)
East Uvea Pae Tas; rebord, ce qui saillit au-dessus d'une surface (Rch)
Easter Island Pae Stones round an earth oven (Fts)
Emae Pae Fence, wall (Cpl)
Fijian Bai Fence round town (Cpl)
Kapingamarangi Pae Wall, breakwater, stone jetty, altar, foundation (Ebt)
Kapingamarangi Bae Wall (of stone); to build a stone wall; dock, pier (Lbr)
Luangiua Pae Stones in lagoon to surround fish; platform (Smd)
Luangiua Pae haku Stone boundaries around gardens (Smd)
Luangiua Paa/pae Club house - open; platform (Smd)
Marquesas Paʔe/hava, pae ava [?]. Pae/hava (Mtu). Bas-pavé dans l'intérieur de la case et qui s'étend depuis la porte jusqu'au puako vaevae; pavé (plein cintre) qui forme le devant de la case. Surface de la terrasse sur laquelle est bâtie la maison (Lch). Platform at front of house (Mtu). (Dln)
Marquesas Piehhávva Pavement of a house, within (Crk)
Moriori Pae Joist (Shd)
Niue Pee To pile up [ex. rocks] (Sph)
Nuguria Pae Fish trap made of stones; sea garden (of giant clams); sea wall (to prevent the sea from coming) (Dvl)
Nukuoro Bae An arrangement of rocks to make a retaining wall or pier, etc. (Crl)
Nukuoro Pae-hatu A wall (Crn)
Nukuoro Pae An altar (Crn)
Penrhyn Pae vai Eaves plate (Sta)
Penrhyn Pae Coral limestone (Bck)
Pukapuka Pae/pae Platform of coral rubble on which house is built (Bge)
Rapa Pae Stringers for house (Sks)
Rennellese Pae Pile, heap, as of stones or rubbish (Ebt)
Samoan Pae Heap of stones in lagoon (Prt)
Takuu Pae Pile, heap, elevated area; pile of clothing forming a baby's bed (Mle)
Tikopia Pae Wall-like accumulation of stones (Fth)
Tokelau Pae A transverse obstacle; to pile up (Sma)
Tongan Pae Board or flat stone used to heap up (Cwd)
Tuvalu Pae Stones round an earth oven (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Pae (i) Be founded on, have a foundation of (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Pae/a Found, lay the foundation for, build up (Hvn)
Waya Bai Barrier, fence, wall, hedge (Ply)
West Futuna Pae A stone fence (Dty)
West Futuna Pae-a Build a stone fence (Dty)
West Uvea Pae (jeunes: pahe) Barrière, mur (Hmn)

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