Shift #1455

to call (somebody), to make respond → to name

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme κᾰλέω
Meaning 1 to call, to summon
Direction
Meaning 2 to call, to name
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Comment
Realization
Type Derivation
Language French
Lexeme 1 appeler
Lexeme 2 s'appeler
Meaning 1 to call appeler au secours
"to call out for help"
Direction
Meaning 2 to call, to name Comment vous appelez-vous?
"What is your name?"
Reference CNRTL
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Hebrew
Lexeme ḳrʔ
Meaning 1 to call someone, call someone over wayyaškem abīmelek babboḳer wayyiḳrā(ʔ) kol-ʕǎbādāw 'And Abimelek set out early in the morning and he called all his slaves' (Gen. 20:8)
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Meaning 2 to name a name for, give someone a name wayyiḳrā(ʔ) ʔělohīm lāʔor yom wəlaḥošek lāylā 'and God called the light day and the darkness night' (Gn 1:5)
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Comment (HALOT 1128-1129).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme chiamare
Meaning 1 to call; to send for chiamare un taxi 'to call a taxi-cab'
Direction
Meaning 2 to call, to give a name Come ti chiami? 'What is your name? (How are you called?)'
Reference
Related Languages Cp. Rumanian a chema (DRRS 1, 415)
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Burmese
Lexeme кхо
Meaning 1 to call, to beckon, to invite
Direction
Meaning 2 to call, to name
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Comment Novikov et al. 1976, 84
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme hvā
Meaning 1 to call
Direction
Meaning 2 to call, to name
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Comment Кочергина 784
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Khmer
Lexeme haw
Meaning 1 to call mɔda:y haw ko:n
"the mother is calling the child"
Direction
Meaning 2 to be called nih haw ɛy
"What is it called?"
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Comment Gorgoniev 1984, 794
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme call
Meaning 1 send for, command to come He called my name across the street;
"He called my name across the street;"
Direction
Meaning 2 name, give a name What will you call the baby?
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme zvat'
Meaning 1 to call звать в гости
"to invite guests"
Direction
Meaning 2 to be called как тебя зовут?
"What is your name?"
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Karaim
Lexeme индэ-
Meaning 1 to call, to summon, to invite
Direction
Meaning 2 to call нэчик индэмэ сэни?
"What is your name?"
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Comment КРПС 202.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme çağır-
Meaning 1 to call, to invite
Meaning 2 to call, to name
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Comment ТуРС 163.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tagalog
Lexeme tawagin
Meaning 1 to call
Direction
Meaning 2 to baptise
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Comment Таг 298
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Geez
Lexeme ṣawwəʕa
Meaning 1 to call; invite ʔana ʔəṣawwəʕakka ba-səməka ‘I call you by name’ (Jes. 45:4);
Direction
Meaning 2 to name, to give a name wa-ṣawwəʕo səmo robel ‘And he called him (lit. his name) Robel’ (Kuf. 28)
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Comment (LLA 1302).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme daʕā
Meaning 1 to call, to summon daʕawtuhu ‘I called him, summoned him’;
Direction
Meaning 2 to call, to name daʕawtuhu zayd-an ‘I called him, I named him Zeyd’
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Comment (Lane 883).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme kalle
Meaning 1 to call (somebody), to make respond kalle på hunden
"to call the dog"
Direction
Meaning 2 to name de kalte gutten Nils
"they called the boy Nils"
Reference BO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme kalde
Meaning 1 to call (somebody), to make respond
Direction
Meaning 2 to name
Reference DDO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme kalla
Meaning 1 to call (somebody), to make respond kalla på hunden
"to call the dog"
Direction
Meaning 2 to name de kallade sin dotter Erika
"they called their daughter Erica"
Reference SAO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Icelandic
Lexeme kalla
Meaning 1 to call (somebody), to make respond söngvarinn var kallaður fram þrisvar
"the singer was called back on scene three times"
Direction
Meaning 2 to name hann kallar bangsann sinn Felix
"she calls her teddy bear Felix"
Reference ISLEX
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mwotlap
Lexeme ōl
Meaning 1 to call sb’s name
Direction
Meaning 2 to name a child or sth
Reference François 2008 179
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hungarian
Lexeme hív
Meaning 1 to call (somebody), to make respond segítségül hívni
"to call for help"
Direction
Meaning 2 to name hogy hívják ezt magyarul?
"what do they call it in Hungarian?"
Reference Гальди 1974
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Comment 307