Shift #1256

to touch → to run

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Realization
Type Cognates
Language 1 Russian
Language 2 Serbo-Croatian
Lexeme 1 kasat'sja
Lexeme 2 kasati
Meaning 1 to touch
Direction
Meaning 2 to trot
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Comment The meaning 'to trot' also in Mac. каса. Cf. also ЭССЯ 9, 155-156, where the following metaphor is proposed: 'run' - 'move while barely touching the ground'.