Protoform: QARO.A [AN] Front, face

Description: Front, face
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to AN: Austronesian
Notes:

*4 POC *qaro(p) "face, front" (LPO II:247).
*5 PMP *ha(n)dep "Vorterseite, Front" (Dpf).
*5 PMP *qadep "front, facing part" (ACD).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna ʔAlo Front , before, in front of (Gzl)
East Uvea ʔAlo Before, in front of (Rch)
Easter Island ʔAro Parte delantera, frente, lado (Bxn)
Easter Island Aro Facade, forefront, front, side (Fts)
Hawaiian Alo Front, face, presence; upper surface, as of a bowl; leeward (Pki)
Mangareva Aro Before, presence (Jnu)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Aro Upper surface (Bck)
Marquesas Aʔo Face, le devant, la presence (Dln)
Marquesas Kave aʔoaʔo Porter (un enfant) la face tournée vers soi (Dln)
Moriori Iara/waro Front (of person) (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Aro Front of body, pubic area of females (Wms)
New Zealand Maori I te /aroaro/ o In the presence of, before (Bgs)
Niue Ao Front, direction (Sph)
Penrhyn Aro Front (Sta)
Pukapuka Alo Front side of the body or any object ; lagoon (front of island vs. tua) (Sby)
Raʔivavae Ago Front (Zpn)
Raʔivavae Aro Front, forepart; face, upper surface; appearance, semblance (Stn)
Rarotongan Aro Front (Bse)
Rennellese ʔAgo Front, coastline, front of human chest (Ebt)
Rennellese ʔAgo/ʔago To draw near, approach, as to meet a lover (Ebt)
Rotuman Aro Front, side or surface that is usually seen (Cwd)
Saʔa S/aro/ To face, turn oneself (Ivs)
Tahitian Aro Face (d'un homme); [présence] (Lmt)
Tahitian Aro The front, face, presence of a person (Dvs)
Tikopia Aro Front of house-post (Fth)
Tokelau Alo Front or face (Sma)
Tongan ʔAo Front, especially of a person (Cwd)
Tongan ʔAo/fi-a Defend, protect; [come between] Uncertain Semantic Connection (Cwd)
Tuamotu Aro Front (Stn)
Tuamotu Karo The pudenda muliebria (obs.) Problematic (Stn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Alo/fafa Mouth Problematic (Ray)
Waya Aro/aro Windward side, east (Ply)
West Futuna Aro Chest; forward or front side of something. Versant (Rve). (Dty)
West Uvea Alo Coté terre de l'ile (Hmn)

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