Protoform: KEHO.1 [PN] Sharp point

Description: Sharp point
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Easter Island Keo Abdominal shell of a turtle (Métraux 1937:53). Collarbone (Wbr). Borrowed (Fts)
Mangaia Keo Stalactite (Chn)
Mangareva Keʔo Haut de l'épaule Uncertain Semantic Connection (Rch)
Mangareva Keʔo/keʔo Etre tranchant, coupant (Rch)
Marquesas Keo Corne, pointe (Dln)
Marquesas Pa/keo Lance en bois de fer (Dln)
Marquesas Mati/keo Baionnette, lance, pointe (Lch)
Marquesas Pa/ʔeo (MQS) Lance en bois de fer; bâton pointu (Lch)
New Zealand Maori Keo Peak or pointed summit (Wms)
Niue Mata/keho/keho Sharp point (McE)
Niue Kego, hego Sharp point, sharp end (of stick) Phonologically Irregular (Sph)
Penrhyn Keo Sharp point; sharp (Sta)
Pukapuka Ke/keo Sharp-pointed, needle-like (Mta)
Pukapuka Keo/nga Point of land (Sby)
Rarotongan Keo/keo Sharp-pointed, fine pointed; sharp point (of needle) (Bse)
Rarotongan Keʔo Stalactite, stalagmite (Bse)
Rarotongan Keo. Keʔo (Mka). Sharp point, peak (Bse)
Tuamotu Keo Sharp point (Stn)
Tuamotu Taa/keo Project, stick out, pointed, projecting (Stn)
Tuamotu Mimitaa/kei/ Clitoris Phonologically Irregular (Stn)

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