Protoform: TAQO.2A [OC] Press down, weigh down with a weight: *taqo(mi)

Description: Press down, weigh down with a weight: *taqo(mi)
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to OC: Oceanic

*4 POC *taqo(n) "press down, weigh down with a weight, cover over with the cover weighed down" (LPO I:148).

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Taʔo/mi Press down, crush (Bgs)
East Uvea Taʔo/mi Presser, fouler, refouler (Rch)
Easter Island Taʔo Acusar, denunciar. Accuse, blame, denounce. Uncertain Semantic Connection (Fts)
Emae Taa/mia Press down, weigh down, fall on Phonologically Irregular (Cpl)
Hawaiian Kao/mi Press down, squeeze or exert pressure (Pki)
Luangiua Kao Press (Smd)
Mangareva Tao/mi Presser avec la main en foulant; empêcher quelque chose de se gonfler, ou de surnager, si c'est en mer. To squeeze, to press upon with the hand; to sink a thing; to fill a thing with stones so that it should not swell up and float (Tgr). (Rch)
Manihiki-Rakahanga To/mi Press down (as on a fire-plough) (Bck)
Marquesas To/mi Etre couvert (four polynésien); be covered (Polynesian oven). Tremper dans l'eau; soak (Atl). (Chf)
Marquesas To/mi Couvrir, ensevelir, envelopper; cacher, tenir secret; finir, terminer (Dln)
New Zealand Maori Tao Weigh down (Wms)
New Zealand Maori Taa/mi-a Press down, smother; repress, suppress Phonologically Irregular (Wms)
Niue Tao/mi To occur repeatedly, to beset; to crowd. (Sph)
Niue Tao To cover something (Sph)
Nuguria Tau/mi Put on top of something [weigh down] Phonologically Irregular (Dvl)
Penrhyn Taa/mi Press down, soak Phonologically Irregular (Sta)
Pukapuka Ta/tao Put under, press down (Bge)
Pukapuka Taomi Press down (Mta)
Raʔivavae Tao/mi To press down upon (Zpn)
Rarotongan Tao/mi To press, squeeze or exert pressure (Sve)
Rennellese Taʔo/mia Loaded down (Ebt)
Rennellese Ta/taʔo To weigh down (Ebt)
Rotuman Fao Press down or under (Cwd)
Samoan Tao Put weight on, press down (Prt)
Samoan Tao/mi Follow closely, press with questions (Prt)
Sikaiana T/tao Smother, hold down a person or object (Dnr)
Tahitian Taau/mi Un poids, lest; appuyer sur, peser sur, lester Phonologically Irregular (Lmt)
Takuu T/tao Weigh down with rocks; crush under a weight; press down, apply pressure to certain points (as in performing a massage) (Mle)
Tikopia Tao/maki Hold down, occupy (Fth)
Tokelau Tao/mia Be caught under something (Sma)
Tokelau Ta/tao Hold something down with weight, press, push down (Sma)
Tongan Taʔo/taʔo Put a weight on to hold down; cover with something heavy; tuck in [bed] (Cwd)
Tongan Taʔo/mi To press down heavily, to crush (Cwd)
Tuamotu Tao/mi To hold down, press down (Stn)
Tuvalu Ta/tao Squash flat with weights (Rby)
Tuvalu Tao/mi Press down (Rby)
West Futuna Tami-a Weigh down Phonologically Irregular (Cpl)
West Futuna To/mi-a To hold down, press down, weigh down. Recouvrir de pierres chaudes (Rve). (Dty)
West Uvea Tao/mi-a Presser en appuyant (Hmn)
West Uvea Fe/tao/mi (Choses) entassées, (personnes endormies) pele-mele (Hmn)
West Uvea Taa/mia Appuyer sur (Hmn)

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