Shift #180

to break (tr.) → to confess

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Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme 'cheg-pa
Meaning 1 to jab, to pierce shing 'cheg-pa
"to split a tree"
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Meaning 2 to confess
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Comment Рерих 3, 165.
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Type Polysemy
Language Osetin
Lexeme sæddyn
Meaning 1 to break
Direction
Meaning 2 to confess
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Comment Абаев 3, 53-54
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Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 raskolot'
Lexeme 2 raskolot'sja
Meaning 1 to split, to cleave расколоть орех
"to crack a nut"
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Meaning 2 to come clean Наконец, Петр раскололся, что в его подвале спрятан самогонный аппарат
"Finally, Peter came clean that in his cellar there was hidden a hootch still"
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