Protoform: WELO.2 [NP] Stern of canoe

Description: Stern of canoe
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to NP: Nuclear Polynesian

*1 Cf. PN *waelo 'tail'

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Manihiki-Rakahanga Vero, velo Stern piece of canoe (Bck)
Marquesas Veʔo Ce qui supporte la flamme d'un navire. (Dln)
Nuguria Velo Carved design on the end of a war canoe (Dvl)
Nuguria Vaka/velo War canoe, racing canoe (Dvl)
Penrhyn Vero Canoe stern (Bck)
Pukapuka Velo Stern cover of canoe (Bge)
Samoan Velo Afterdeck of a bonito-canoe (Prt)
Tokelau Velo Decoratively carved projecting portion which strengthens the bow and stern covers of the traditional Tokelau canoe... (Sma)

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