Protoform: SOI.2 [SO] Give support (Rby): *so(a)i(na)

Description: Give support (Rby): *so(a)i(na)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to SO: Samoic-Outlier Polynesian

*1 Cf. PN *soa "friend, partner, companion"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Soi/soi Prendre part à, engager à, exciter à, encourager à. (Rch)
East Uvea Hoi Eprouver ces sentiments (Rch)
Ifira-Mele Soi/na Accompany, be with; support (in words). (Clk)
Rennellese Soi To side with, ally, show preference, be partial, defend physically (Ebt)
Sikaiana Soi Help, assist. (Dnr)
Tikopia Sooii Comfort, favour (Fth)
Tuvalu Soi To take sides with a friend in a fight or argument (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Oi/na Help (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako (O)ai/na, oai/ga Help Problematic (Ray)
West Uvea Sui/na Guider, conduire, accompagner; comportement d'une personne Phonologically Irregular (Hmn)

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