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Number of realizations

3

foot/leg

step, pace

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme ayak
Meaning 1 foot, leg
Meaning 2 step
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Comment ТуРС 78.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Hebrew
Lexeme paʕam
Meaning 1 foot pak pəʕāmay ‘the soles of my feet’ (2K 19:24)
Direction
Meaning 2 step, pace madduǎʕ ʔeḥěrū paʕǎmē markəbōtāw ‘why the steps of his chariots are slow?’ (Ju. 5:28)
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Comment (HALOT 952)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Japanese
Lexeme asi (足)
Meaning 1 foot, leg 足がしびれて立てなかった。(EDICT)
"my legs got numb and I could not get up"
Direction
Meaning 2 speed めちゃくちゃ足が遅い。巡航速度6ノット、最高速度でも8ノット。Mechakucha ashi ga osoi. Junkō sokudo 6 notto, saikō sokudo demo 8 notto. (BCCWJ)
"[The boat] is really slow (lit. '[the boat's] feet are slow'). Its cruising speed is 6 knots, and even the maximum speed is 8 knots."
Reference BCCWJ
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Comment EDICT