Shift #1277

to turn sour → to be late

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Realization
Type Cognates
Language 1 Russian
Language 2 Serbo-Croatian
Lexeme 1 kisnut'
Lexeme 2 kasniti
Meaning 1 to turn sour
Direction
Meaning 2 to be late
Reference
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Comment ЭССЯ 13: 246-247. According to Trubachev, the Serb. каснити and similar verbs in other Southern Slavic languages were derived from the adj. *kъsьnъ "sour". Trubacheb proposes the evolution path "sour" -> "late"