Shift #1372

stick (n.) → <unit of length>

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Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme canna
Meaning 1 cane
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Meaning 2 length unit (about 2 m)
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Comment Also the Fr. canne obs. 'a length unit equal to 1,71-2,98 м'
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Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme batog
Meaning 1 stick, cane
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Meaning 2 length unit (usually half of a running fathom)
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Comment The second meaning is dialectal СРНГ 2, 145. Also the Komi батöг obs. 'length unit' КомиРС 36
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Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme çāmyá
Meaning 1 stick, cane
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Meaning 2 length unit (= 1,5 cubit)
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Comment Кочергина 636
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Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme daṇḍa
Meaning 1 stick , staff , rod , pole
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Meaning 2 measure of length (appr. = 2 m)
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Comment MW 466 Кочергина 257
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Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme arış
Meaning 1 shaft
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Meaning 2 cubit (=length unit)
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Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme perch
Meaning 1 perch
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Meaning 2 length unit (= 5,03 m)
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Comment From the Lat. Pertica (q.v.)
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Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme rod
Meaning 1 rod
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Meaning 2 length unit (= 5 m)
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Comment
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Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme pole
Meaning 1 pole, perch,
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Meaning 2 length unit (= 5,029 m)
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Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme vara
Meaning 1 rod, cane, pole
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Meaning 2 length unit
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Comment Narumov 1995: 779
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Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme pertica
Meaning 1 perch, pole, stick
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Meaning 2 length unit (5 feet)
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Comment Glare 1359
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Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme Rute
Meaning 1 cane, whip
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Meaning 2 ancient German length unit = 3-5 m and square unit = 14 m2
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