Number of realizations

9

to fall asleep

to grow numb

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme dormirse
Meaning 1 to fall aspleep
Direction
Meaning 2 to get numb (leg, hand, )
Reference
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Comment Narumov 1995: 305
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme usnut'
Meaning 1 to fall aslpee Маша уснула
"Masha fell asleep."
Meaning 2 to get numb нога уснула
"my leg got numb"
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Comment Verkhoyansk idiom, sematic calque from Yakut
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Yukaghir
Lexeme ааваа-
Meaning 1 to go to bed
Meaning 2 to get numb (body parts)
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Yakut
Lexeme utuj-
Meaning 1 to sleep, to fall asleep
Meaning 2 to get numb (limbs) ataγym utujda
"I have pins and needles in my leg (lit. my leg fell asleep)"
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme einschlafen
Meaning 1 to fall aspleep
Meaning 2 get numb Mein Arm ist eingeschlafen
"My arm got numb"
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Osetin
Lexeme xyssyn
Meaning 1 to sleep
Direction
Meaning 2 to get numb (limbs) mæ k'ax baxyssydī
"My leg got numb"
Reference
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Comment Абаев 4, 272-273
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Bashkir
Lexeme ojou
Meaning 1 to take a nap Мин ойоп киттем
"I had a nap"
Meaning 2 to get numb Аяғым ойоно
"My leg got numb"
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Comment The primary meaning is that of - 'go sour, coagulate (dairy, blood etc. )'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme svāpa
Meaning 1 to fall asleep
Direction
Meaning 2 to grow numb (Taubheit der Glieder)
Reference Böhtlingk and Roth page 7-1470
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Nepali
Lexeme sutnu
Meaning 1 to go to sleep
Direction
Meaning 2 to become numb
Reference Turner 1931 page 613
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