Protoform: KOLO.2 [MP] Intend, desire

Description: Intend, desire
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to MP: Malayo-Polynesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. PPN *koloa "valuable possesssions".
*5 PMP *kele9 "zuneigung" (Dpf. 1938).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Kapingamarangi Koro maanga Want to have, greedy for, look at greedily as though begging (Ebt)
Kapingamarangi Golo/golo Try to catch (by sneaking up on) (Lbr)
New Zealand Maori Koro Intend, desire v (Wms)
Niue Kolo To desire, wish, intend. To await an opportunity or an event; to rebel (McE). (Sph)
Nukumanu Hak/koro (pass. hakkorohia) Invite (Trt)
Nukuoro Golo Remember with view to revenge (Crl)
Pukapuka Waka/kolo To intend or want to do (Sby)
Rarotongan Koro Intention (Bse)
Rotuman Koro Set one's heart on b Borrowed (Cwd)
Samoan ʔOlo Prepare to make an attempt (Prt)
Takuu Hak/koro Organize, prepare for, start, plan (Mle)
Tikopia Koro Hesitate, be shy Problematic (Fth)
Tongan Kolo Desire v (Cwd)
Tuamotu Koro Intend, desire v (Stn)

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