Shift #135

clever — attentive

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme gzob-pa
Meaning 1 intelligent; smart
Meaning 2 cautious
Reference
Related Languages
Comment Рерих VIII, 188.
Realization
Type Cognates
Language 1 Amharic
Language 2 Muher
Lexeme läbbam
Meaning 1 intelligent, clever, observant, insightful; attentive
Direction
Meaning 2 careful, cautious
Reference
Related Languages
Comment (K 76; LGur. I 900). Both are adjectives derived from ləbb ‘heart', obviously through the meaning 'mind, intelligence', although no such meaning is given for Muher ləbb in LGur. I.