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3

to ripen

to grow up

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Udi
Lexeme bapːi
Meaning 1 ripe бапIи ар
"ripe pear"
Meaning 2 adult бапIи гъар
"youth, young man"
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Comment The original meaning of the verb БАПСУН / П1АП1CУН is 'to ripe, to mature' (Gukasjan 1974: 70).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Udi
Lexeme apːesun
Meaning 1 to boil, to cook апIи
"baked, ripe"
Meaning 2 to toughen up, to gain experience апIи адамар
"a mature person"
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Comment (Gukasjan 1974: 46)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Abaza
Lexeme aʕaχara
Meaning 1 to ripen atʃ’a jaʕaχat’
"the apples ripened"
Direction
Meaning 2 to grow up (about girls) apħʷəspa jlaʕaχat’
"the girl reached a mature age"
Reference Tugov 1967
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