Protoform: POO.1B [PN] Day (24 hour period)

Description: Day (24 hour period)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Uvea Po On se sert de *po* (aussi bien que de *'aho*) pour calculer les jours (Rch)
East Uvea Ko po ʔe fia? Combien y a-t-il de jours? (Rch)
Easter Island Poo Parece que antiguamente significaba también un día entero...po tahi, un día... (Egt)
Hawaiian Poo Formerly the period of 24 hours beginning with nightfall (Pki)
Ifira-Mele Poo- Prefix to numerals: in (so many) days, (so many) days from now (in the future): pootoru, three days from now (Clk)
Marquesas Ka/po Partie du jour écoulée au moment où l'on parle Uncertain Semantic Connection (Dln)
Marquesas Ka/po nei Il n'y a qu'un instant (l'instant d'avant) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Dln)
Marquesas Poo Jour de vingt-quatre heures (Dln)
Marquesas Po héa How many days (Crk)
Marquesas Ka/po óa Il y a longtemps (pour la partie du jour la plus éloignée) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Poo In speaking of the passage of time, so many *days*: poo whitu, seven days (Wms)
Nukuoro Boo dolu de gulu The third day after breadfruit has been picked (after which it is not good to eat) (Crl)
Nukuoro Hai de boo (o) Celebrate the birthday (of) (Crl)
Rarotongan Poo Special day, celebrated occasion: poo kai, a day of feasting (Bse)
Rennellese Poo Day (in counting time) (Ebt)
Rennellese Poo hia? How many days? (Ebt)
Samoan Poo Day (of 24 hours, i.e. unit of time reckoning...) (Mnr)
Tikopia Poo Night as unit of time, often equivalent to day (Fth)
Tongan Bo Day (Mar)
Tuvalu Poo Day (as time unit) (Rby)

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