Reconstruction:Proto-Oceanic/kaso

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This Proto-Oceanic entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-OceanicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kasaw.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*kaso

  1. rafter (diagonal bamboo poles to which thatch panels are lashed)

DescendantsEdit

  • Central-Eastern Oceanic:
    • Central Pacific:
      • Fijian: kaso
      • Proto-Polynesian: *kaso
      • Rotuman: kasa
    • Micronesian:
    • Southeast Solomonic:
      • Bugotu–Gela–Guadalcanal:
      • Malaita–Makira:
        • Makira:
        • Malaita:
          • Central–North Malaita:
          • Southern Malaita:
        • Sa'a: ato
    • Southern Oceanic:
  • Western Oceanic:

Further readingEdit