Number of realizations

22

long (size)

long (period of time)

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme δολιχός
Meaning 1 long
Direction
Meaning 2 long (of time)
Reference LSJ
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Yakut
Lexeme намылҕа
Meaning 1 long намылҕа таҥас
"1) long clothes 2) long maned (horse)"
Direction
Meaning 2 long (of time) намылҕа сырыы
"long journey, long conversation,"
Reference Slepcov 1972 page 252
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Koryak
Lexeme нив'лыӄин
Meaning 1 long
Direction
Meaning 2 long (of time)
Reference Moll 1960 page 74
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme räǧǧəm
Meaning 1 'long' räǧǧəm gämäd;
"'long rope'"
Direction
Meaning 2 'long (period of time)' and amät räǧǧəm gize näw
"'a year is a long time'"
Reference K page 405
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Comment
Realization
Type Semantic evolution
Language Russian
Lexeme долгий (dolgij)
Meaning 1 long (archaic) волос долог, да ум короток
"long hair, short intellect"
Direction
Meaning 2 continued долгие зимние вечера
"long winter evenings"
Reference BAS page 3 931-933
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme longus
Meaning 1 having (great) linear extent, long gladius longus
"long sword"
Direction
Meaning 2 long (of a period of time) vita longa
"long life"
Reference Glare page 1042
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme ṭawīl-
Meaning 1 'long, tall, high'
Direction
Meaning 2 'long' ʔinna l-layl-a ṭawīl-un
"'verily the night is long'"
Reference Lane page 1897
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme μακρός
Meaning 1 long
Direction
Meaning 2 long μακρός ἧμαρ
"long day"
Reference LSJ page 1075
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Kurdish
Lexeme dirēž
Meaning 1 long
Direction
Meaning 2 long
Reference Cabolov page I 311
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Hebrew
Lexeme ʔrk (qal)
Meaning 1 ‘to be long’ wa-teʔĕraknā pōrōtāw
"Ez 31:5: ‘its branches are long’"
Direction
Meaning 2 ‘to be long-lasting’ yaʔarəkū hayyāmīm
"Ez 12:22: ‘the days are long’"
Reference HALAT page 85
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Comment The same two meanings in the Accadian cognate, arāku (CAD AII 223), arku 'long' (CAD AII 283-285)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Fula
Lexeme juunta
Meaning 1 to be long
Direction
Meaning 2 to be long (etre long (temps))
Reference Zubko 1980 page 281
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Itelmen
Lexeme ивлаҳ
Meaning 1 long кутҳăс хи'ивлаҳ
"a very long road"
Direction
Meaning 2 long ламл̹ қл̹ҳэ'л хи'ивлаҳа'н
"In summer days are very long"
Reference
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Comment Володин, Халоймова 25
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Geez
Lexeme nawāḫ, nawiḫ
Meaning 1 'long' ḥabl nawāḫ
"'a long rope' (Jes. 5:18)"
Direction
Meaning 2 'long (period of time)' nawāḫ ḥəywat;
"'a long life' (Dan. 7:12);"
Reference LLA page 674
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Comment The same meanings are also preserved in Tigrinya näwiḥ (KT 1346-1347
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme dīrghá
Meaning 1 long (in space)
Direction
Meaning 2 long , for a long time
Reference MW
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Comment MW 481 cf. the noun. dīrghatā 'length' and 'endurance'. Кочергина 271-272
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lezgian
Lexeme яргъи (jarʁi)
Meaning 1 long яргъи хьун
"to elongate, to grow (e.g. Hair)"
Direction
Meaning 2 long
Reference LezgRus page 404
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme τᾰνᾰός
Meaning 1 long
Direction
Meaning 2 long
Reference
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme длинный (dlinnyj)
Meaning 1 long a. Длинная улица 'Long street'. b. Длинный забор 'Long fence'. c. Длинное платье 'Long dress'. d. Длинный путь 'Long way'.
Direction
Meaning 2 longstanding a. Длинный день 'a long day'. b. Длинный рассказ 'a long story'.
Reference BAS page 3 820
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme long
Meaning 1 long (size) long corridor
"a long corridor"
Direction
Meaning 2 long (period of time) longue période
"a long period"
Reference CNRTL
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme lang
Meaning 1 long (size) et langt tau
"a long rope"
Direction
Meaning 2 long (period of time) en lang stund
"a long time"
Reference BO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme lang
Meaning 1 long (size) langt hår
"long hair"
Direction
Meaning 2 long (period of time) langt liv
"a long life"
Reference DDO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme lång
Meaning 1 long (size) ett långt rep
"a long rope"
Direction
Meaning 2 long (period of time) ett långt liv
"a long life"
Reference SAO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Icelandic
Lexeme langur
Meaning 1 long (size) langur kaðall
"a long rope"
Direction
Meaning 2 long (period of time) veturinn hefur verið langur
"the winter was long"
Reference ISLEX
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