Shift #256

flat (adj) — equal

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Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme samá
Meaning 1 even, smooth (surface)
Direction
Meaning 2 same , equal , similar , like , equivalent
Reference MW
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Comment MW 1152, Кочергина 692
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Geez
Lexeme ʕaraya
Meaning 1 'to be even, be leveled off, be level' wa-yəʕri mədr
"'so that the earth becomes even' (LLA 966)"
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Meaning 2 'to be the same, be equal' yəʕerri maʕālt wa-lelit ̣ʔama 24 la-warḫ maggābit
"'day and night become equal on the 24 of the month Maggabit' (LLA 966)"
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Comment (LGz. 72)
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Type Cognates
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 rovnyj
Lexeme 2 ravnyj
Meaning 1 even ровное поле
"flat field"
Meaning 2 equal равные условия
"equal conditions"
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Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme phyag-le-ba
Meaning 1 flat, even
Direction
Meaning 2 equal, same
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Comment Рерих VI, 76.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mongolian (Khalkha)
Lexeme tegš
Meaning 1 even, smooth, straight тэгш газар
"flat place,"
Direction
Meaning 2 equal тэгш хуваах
"to divide into equal parts"
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme mnyam-pa
Meaning 1 even mnyam-par-byed-pa
"to smooth, to flatten"
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Meaning 2 equal, same mnyam-pa-med-pa
"unique, incomparable"
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Comment Рерих 3, 286.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Arabic
Lexeme sawạ̄ʔ-
Meaning 1 even ̣ʔarḍ-un sawạ̄ʔ-un
"'an even land'"
Direction
Meaning 2 equal, equable, uniform laysū sawạ̄ʔ-in
"Quran 3:109: 'they are not equal'"
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Comment Lane 1479