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2

to sting

spicy

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme δηκτικός
Meaning 1 biting, stinging
Direction
Meaning 2 acrid δηκτικός τι ἔχειν
"to be hot (Plutarch)"
Reference LSJ 384
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Type Derivation
Language Hungarian
Lexeme 1 csíp
Lexeme 2 csípős
Meaning 1 to sting, bite csíp a rák
"the crab bites"
Direction
Meaning 2 spicy csípős bors
"spicy black pepper"
Reference MEK 1978 202, 203
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