Shift #2528

to get, obtain → to win

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Type Polysemy
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme fāza
Meaning 1 'to obtain, acquire, gain'
Direction
Meaning 2 'to win, gain the victory'
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Comment Lane 2458
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme ẓafira
Meaning 1 'to attain, get, get possession of'
Direction
Meaning 2 'to win, to be victorious' ẓafira bi-ʕaduww-i-hi
"'He gained the victory over his enemy'"
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Comment [Lane 1912]; the original meaning is probably 'to grasp, snatch', from ẓufr- 'nail, talon'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme ganar
Meaning 1 to get, to acquire, to earn
Direction
Meaning 2 to win
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Comment Narumov 1995: 387
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme gewinnen
Meaning 1 to get einen Eindruck gewinnen
"to get an impression"
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Meaning 2 to win "Motor" hat gegen "Dynamo" drei zu null gewonnen
"Motor won over Dinamo with the score of 3:0"
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Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme gagner
Meaning 1 to get money gagner 100 euros sur la vente d'un meuble
"to earn 100 euros by selling a piece of furniture"
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Meaning 2 to win gagner la guerre
"to win the war"
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