Protoform: TUQU-GA.1 [PN] Standing place, act of standing, position, site

Description: Standing place, act of standing, position, site
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

*1 Cf. PN *tuqu-raga, *tuqu-la "perch"

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Uvea Tuʔuga Échelle, escalier, marche d'escalier, echelon (Rch)
Niue Fai/tuga Temple, church (Sph)
Pukapuka Tuunga Act of standing in a certain place (Sby)
Rennellese Tuʔungaa- Site (Ebt)
Samoan Tuuga Portion beyond the appointed share of food or property; a privilege which some are allowed to ask for; acquisition of all the great titles (Prt)
Tikopia Tunga Site, standing place (Fth)
Tokelau Tuuga/a/fale Piece of land for a house, section for a home (Sma)
Tokelau Tuuga/a/koho Place where the coconut-husking stake is pitched (Sma)
Tongan Tuʔunga Stand, pedestal, that on which a thing stands or is placed; notch cut in the trunk of a tree as a toe-hold; ladder; position, site, standpoint; status, rank... (Cwd)
Tongan Toonga A ladder (Mar)
Tuvalu Tuuga Standing, act of standing in a certain place; night watch, turn to take part in some activity (Rby)
West Uvea Tuunga Ancien site, endroit; tertre (de maison) (Hmn)

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