Protoform: LOKI [OC] Enclosed area, such as an inner room

Description: Enclosed area, such as an inner room
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic

*0 >> CE *roki "bed, couch"
*4 POC *logi "partition, partitioned area" (LPO I:57)

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Loki/loki Small hut for pigs (Bgs)
East Futuna Loki Cloison en écorce de murier tapée utilisée pour isoler une partie de la msison destinée à la nuit de noces des nouveaux mariés (Mfr)
East Uvea Loki Small hut where sows farrow (Rch)
Fijian Loqi Inner room (Cpl)
Hawaiian Loʔi Irrigated terrace, esp. for taro (Pki)
Kapingamarangi Logi Miserly, hoard v Problematic (Lbr)
Luangiua Loʔi Small room for newly wed couples (Smd)
New Zealand Maori Roki/roki Shed for firewood (?) (Wms)
Nuguria Roki Shelter under the roof, where people put coconut husk, coconut shells, etc. to store (Dvl)
Nuguria Loki Woman's store basket Problematic (Ray)
Rapa Roki Taro patch, as in roki ko`a (Sks)
Rotuman Roki The end of a house (inside) Borrowed (Cwd)
Samoan Loʔi Inner room (Prt)
Tokelau Loki Be sheltered (from winds) Problematic (Sma)
Tongan Loki Inner room (Cwd)
Tuvalu Loki/loki Part of cooking-shed fenced off for firewood (Rby)

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