Protoform: MA-RAMA.C [PN] Enlightened; to know, understand; intelligent

Description: Enlightened; to know, understand; intelligent
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Malama Eclairé, instruit (Mfr)
Easter Island Marama/rama Clever (Wbr)
Mangareva Marama Intelligent, savant (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Maarama Know (facts) (Krk)
Marquesas Ma(a)ʔama Intelligence (Chf)
Niue Maama Understand, know; knowledge, understanding (Sph)
Nuguria Maarama te roto Remember (Dvl)
Nukumanu Haka/maarama Explain (Trt)
Penrhyn Maarama Wise, clever (Sta)
Samoan Maalama/lama Clear, well understood; understand, grasp; conscious; enlightened, civilized (Mnr)
Tahitian Maarama/rama Clarté de l'esprit, intelligence, intelligent (Lmt)
Takuu Maarama Clear-thinking, quick-witted... (Mle)
Tuvalu Faka/maalama/lama Explain, translate (Rby)

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