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3

to turn, rotate (tr.)

to distort

Realization
Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 vraščat'
Lexeme 2 izvraščat'
Meaning 1 to spin, to rotate
Direction
Meaning 2 to perverse
Reference
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Comment ср. также prevratnyj 'perverse'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Gagauz
Lexeme çevir-
Meaning 1 to spin, to turn текерлää чевирмää
"to turn a wheel"
Direction
Meaning 2 to distort, to pervert йаланы аслыйа чевирмää
"He calls black white (lit. turns lie into truth)"
Reference
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Comment ГРМС 533. The same in Turk. Çevir- (ТуРС 183).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme perverto
Meaning 1 to turn over
Direction
Meaning 2 to spoil, damage mores pervertere
Reference Dvoreckij 1976 760
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