Protoform: PIKO.C [PN] To think, speak or act in a wrong, false or negative way

Description: To think, speak or act in a wrong, false or negative way
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Piiko/i Trahir; faire du tort; faire du mal (Mfr)
Mangareva Piko Action injuste; etre faux (Rch)
Mangareva Ro/piko Reproche, critique (Rch)
Mangareva Ta/piko Se détourner de son chemin, de ses occupations et s'arrêter ailleurs (Rch)
Marquesas Piʔo Chiche, égoïste (Lch)
Niue Piko To think erroneously; to be under a misapprehension (McE)
Niue Piko/piko To tell a lie; to lie (Sph)
Rennellese Piko/piko gea To speak foolishly, tell lies (Ebt)
Rennellese Piiko/i To keep for oneself and not give; to care for a possession (Ebt)
Samoan Piʔo Wrong, in a moral sense (Prt)
Samoan Piʔo/i To be perverse (Prt)
Tahitian Pio Wrong, in a moral sense (Dvs)
Tokelau Piko/piko Be full of dishonesty, be deceitful (Sma)
Tongan Pi/piko To be disinclined, reluctant, unwilling (Cwd)
Tuvalu Piko Corrupt, unfair (Jsn)

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