Protoform: LAU.2B [PN] Large, indefinite number

Description: Large, indefinite number
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
Notes:

*1 Cf. PPN *rau.2 "hundred".

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian Lau Many, numerous, four hundred (Pki)
Kapingamarangi Rau Very large number (Ebt)
Marquesas ʔAu Many (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Rau A large number (Wms)
Penrhyn Rau Many (Sta)
Pukapuka Lau An army (Bge)
Rarotongan Rau Many (indefinite number) (Bse)
Rotuman Rau/rau Countless Borrowed (Cwd)
Saʔa Rau/i halu Ten thousand (Coconuts) (Ivs)
Tahitian Rau Etre varié, être de toutes sortes. Many, indefinitely (Dvs). (Lmt)
Takuu Lau- Collective noun prefix for a group of people (Mle)
Tongan Lau An indefinite number of (Cwd)
Tongan Low vale A countless number (Mar)
Tuamotu Rau Countless, indefinite number, innumerable (Stn)

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