Number of realizations

2

to die

to grow numb

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swahili
Lexeme fa
Meaning 1 to die, to be killed fa baridi; fa maji; fa njaa; fa uzazi
"to freeze; to drown; to die with starvation, to die at childbirth"
Direction
Meaning 2 to get numb (leg, hand) fa ganzi
"to get numb (arm, leg)"
Reference
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Comment Polikanov
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Dan
Lexeme
Meaning 1 to die, pass away
Direction
Meaning 2 to become unable to do anything
Reference Reznikova et al. 2012 page 436
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