Protoform: AGO.2 [PN] Make lines; set limits on, delimit, demarcate

Description: Make lines; set limits on, delimit, demarcate
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Ago Tracer, marquer de couleur (Rch)
East Uvea Ago Keep a liquid from dispersing by damming it up in some way (e.g. soup in a banana leaf) (Bgs)
East Uvea Ago/ʔi Marquer avec la couleur de l' ago (Rch)
Penrhyn Ango Imitate (Sta)
Pukapuka Ango To measure (Mta)
Pukapuka Ango/ango Careful rationing of a limited supply (Mta)
Raʔivavae Aʔo To decide (Zpn)
Samoan Ago Sketch out (a design), mark line for cutting ; mark with charcoal, draw lines for tattooing (Prt)
Samoan Ago/ago Plan, devise (Prt)
Tokelau Ago Chalk-line: the charcoal-soaked string used for marking logs in canoe-building...; the line marked by the chalk-line; mark a log with the chalk-line; to line something up or judge distance with the eye; observe and study (Sma)
Tongan Agoʔi Make line(s) on, mark out (Cwd)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ango/i Decoration (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ango/ia Engage [in marriage] (vt); decorate (Hvn)
Waya (Y)ago Body of person; hull of boat; appearance, shape (Ply)

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