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Number of realizations

2

to flow

to crawl

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme ak-
Meaning 1 to flow, to leak, to ooze
Direction
Meaning 2 to creep, to slither (e.g. snake)
Reference
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Comment ТуРС 39.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Soqotri
Lexeme ḥérog
Meaning 1 to flow rího yəḥórəg mən sɛk di-ḳáʕar ‘water leaks from the roof of the house’, yəḥórəg dor mən mónki ‘blood is flowing from the wound’ (Naumkin et al. 2013:74)
Direction
Meaning 2 to crawl égaḥk təˊmre wa-tóʔo éraḥk ḥanḳ késək róḥo wa-ḳöˊṣafk məy dónib bə-ṣáre wa-ʔaḷ-ṣáme wa-ḥérog ker gódiʔ ʕaf yəbáraḥ di-ḥóyhi ‘I climbed a palm and when I reached the top, I found a gecko. I cut off its tail with a knife, but it did not die: it crept by the trunk and reached the ground’ (Naumkin et al. 2013:74)
Reference CSOL I 562
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Comment The meaning B is registered in Naumkin et al. 2013:74 as "movement of animals"