Shift #1180

to hold (in hands) → to have opinion

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Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme deržat'
Meaning 1 hold
Meaning 2 to think, to consider держать за дурака
"to take smb for a fool"
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Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme hold
Meaning 1 to hold I wanna hold your hand. (The Beatles)
Meaning 2 to think I hold that the details are altogether unhistorical.
"Я считаю, что детали абсолютно неисторичны."
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Type Polysemy
Language Karaim
Lexeme тут-
Meaning 1 to hold, to withhold; to grasp, to catch
Meaning 2 to take smb for smth азизь тут-
"to regard as a saint"
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Comment КРПС 549.
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Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme adzin-pa
Meaning 1 to grasp, to seize, to hold lag-ma-ral-khri-adzin-pa
"to hold a sword in one's hand"
Meaning 2 to regard as nga-la-dkhrar-adzin
"to consider myself as enemy"
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Comment Рерих VIII, 26. Куда отнести употребление вроде phar-adzin-pa
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Type Polysemy
Language Lezgian
Lexeme q’un
Meaning 1 to hold гъиле кьун
"to hold in one's hand"
Meaning 2 to (mis)take smn for smth аялдай кьун
"to take for a child"
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Comment (LezgRus 207)
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Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme tenir
Meaning 1 to hold (in hands) tenir un paquet sous le bras
"to hold a package under one's arm"
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Meaning 2 to have opinion On peut tenir cette quantité pour négligeable
"This quantity can be considered as inessential"
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