Number of realizations

4

straight

right (vs. left)

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Farsi
Lexeme راست rāst
Meaning 1 straight راه راست rāh-e rāst
" straight road"
Direction
Meaning 2 right دست راست dast-e rāst
"right hand"
Reference Rubinčik 1970 page 706
Related Languages
Comment ПРС 386.
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Amharic
Lexeme 1 ḳänna
Lexeme 2 ḳäññ
Meaning 1 ‘to be straight, e.g. a stick’
Direction
Meaning 2 ‘right’ (vs. left) ḳäññun əläf
"‘pass on the right! [driver of a car]’"
Reference
Related Languages
Comment K 778; K 780
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme droit
Meaning 1 straight ligne droite
"straight line"
Direction
Meaning 2 right Regardez à votre droite.
"Look to your right."
Reference François 2008 page 166
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Bulgarian
Lexeme prav
Meaning 1 straight
Meaning 2 right
Reference
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Comment