Protoform: SOA [CP] Friend, partner, companion

Description: Friend, partner, companion
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to CP: Central Pacific
Notes:

*0 >> PN *faka-soa "pair off"
*1 Cf. SO *soi.2 "give support"
*2 PCP *joa "partner, mate, (pair) one" (Gty. 1981).
*3 PEO *joRa "mate, partner" (Gty. 1983).
*4 POC *soa (Mke. 1961).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta T/oa Friend (Yen)
East Futuna Soa Friend, couple, pair (Mfr)
East Futuna Kau/soa/ Friend (I) (Mfr)
East Uvea Hoa Assistant, companion (Rch)
Easter Island Hoa Friend, companion (Wbr)
Emae Soa Friend (Cpl)
Fijian I/saa/ Companion, mate (Cpl)
Fijian Soo Help (Cpl)
Hawaiian Hoa Friend (Pki)
Kapingamarangi Hoa, hoo Friend, companion (Ebt)
Kapingamarangi Hoo Friend, counterpart, assistant (Ebt)
Luangiua Soa a vaʔa Crew (Smd)
Luangiua Soa Friend (Smd)
Luangiua Haa/soa Mix Problematic (Smd)
Luangiua Vei/soa Co-consort (Hbn)
Mangareva ʔOa Friend. Ami, compagnon (Rch)
Marquesas Hoa Ami, camarade, compagnon, prochain (Lch)
Moriori Ho Concubine, companion (Shd)
Moriori Ho(a)riri Enemy, antagonist (Shd)
New Zealand Maori Hoa Friend, partner, spouse (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Hoa/riri/ Enemy (Wms)
Niue Hoa Helper, follower, companion. Partner (Sph). (McE)
Nuguria Hai/soa Friend (Ray)
Nuguria Soa Companion, mate; boyfriend, girlfriend (Dvl)
Nukumanu Soa Friend (Fbg)
Nukumanu S/soa Be friends (Trt)
Nukumanu Soa Friend (Trt)
Nukuoro Soa Friend (Crl)
Penrhyn Soa Friend (Sta)
Pukapuka Yoa Friend (Bge)
Raʔivavae Hooa Friend, comrade, chum; spouse, mistress, lover (Stn)
Rarotongan ʔOa Friend (Bse)
Rennellese Soa Companion (Ebt)
Rotuman Soa Pair (Cwd)
Samoan Soa Friend (Prt)
Samoan Soa/a/ivi Fibula (McP)
Sikaiana Soa Friend, companion; dancing partner; a ritualized friendship between two people of the same sex... a ceremonial friendship between a young boy and girl established by their parents or guardians...; lover; to be lovers; exact copy of something (Dnr)
Tahitian Hoa Ami; être ami (Lmt)
Takuu Soa Pair, friend, lover, sister (of a brother), counterpart, two things; be friends (Mle)
Tikopia Soa Friend, bond-friend (Fth)
Tokelau Hoa Companion, friend, partner (Sma)
Tongan Hoa Mate, partner, fellow, other member of a pair, husband or wife; be partners with, in accord with, harmonious (Cwd)
Tuamotu Hooa Friend (Stn)
Tuvalu Tau/hoa/ Friend (Rby)
Tuvalu Hoa Opposite number in visiting party; opponent in fishing (Rby)
Vaeakau-Taumako Oa Parents; relatives, family (Hvn)
Vaeakau-Taumako Soa Friend, brother [term of address] Borrowed (Hvn)
West Futuna Soa Sibling or parallel same-sex cousin (Dty)
West Uvea Soa Frère/soeur; compagnon, ami (Hmn)

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