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Number of realizations

3

wet

good

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tigrinya
Lexeme rəḥus
Meaning 1 moist, damp, muggy bəsänki nəḳuṣ yənäddəd rəḥus
"'on account of dry [sticks] wet [ones] will burn' (KT 1320)"
Meaning 2 rich, prosperous, blessed rəḥus ʕawdä ʕamät;
"'happy holiday!, happy New Year!' ;"
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Comment (KT 541)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tigrinya
Lexeme ṭəlul
Meaning 1 'wet, moist, damp'
Meaning 2 pleasant, refreshing; blessed, productive (journey), correct, accurate ṭəlul wärä;
"'good news';"
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Comment KT 2399
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tamil
Lexeme pacappu
Meaning 1 moisture wealth, prosperity
Direction
Meaning 2 good
Reference Tamil lexicon 2396
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Comment the same lexeme means "green", cf.