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Number of realizations

24

worm

insect

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme kīṭa
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference MW
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Comment MW 284. Кочергина 163, Also 'the scorpion in the zodiac'
Realization
Type Cognates
Language Russian
Lexeme ščur
Meaning 1 earthworm
Direction
Meaning 2 grasshopper
Reference
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Comment dialectal
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme təl
Meaning 1 'worm, earthworm'
Direction
Meaning 2 'insect, bug'
Reference
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Comment K 955; from PS *tawliʕ-(at-) 'worm', see SED II No. 230
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme taṇḍurīṇa
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference MW
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Comment MW432 The first meaning is that of 'stranger, barbarian'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mandarin Chinese
Lexeme chóng
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference
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Comment also 'snake'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Nahuatl
Lexeme okʷil-c̷in
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference IDS
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Karata
Lexeme жужука
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference IDS
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Nung (Tai)
Lexeme no:n.1
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference IDS
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Maonan
Lexeme ta.1
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mulam
Lexeme kɣa.1
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference IDS
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Chirag Dargwa
Lexeme миляхъ
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference IDS
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Comment CLICS-3 Also Kadar Dargwa, Megeki Darqwa. In Urakhi dialect чятла милякъ 'worm, insect'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Rutul
Lexeme мулуІх
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Khwarshi
Lexeme хІапара
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Wa
Lexeme viak.B
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Bolyu (Paliu)
Lexeme a.33 kuaŋ.51
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference IDS
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lotha
Lexeme ora
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference Marrison 1967
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tangkhul
Lexeme kachai
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference Marrison 1967
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme 'bu
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference Marrison 1967
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Kanuri
Lexeme kùlí
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference World Loanword Database
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Oroqen
Lexeme kʊlikan
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference World Loanword Database
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Comment kʊlɪ-kan [snake-DIMINUTIVE]
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Otomi
Lexeme zu'we
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference World Loanword Database
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Comment Also 'animal'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mangdi
Lexeme bi²¹di⁵⁵
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference Yang 2011
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Yangliu
Lexeme bi²¹bi³³
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference Yang 2011
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Comment CLICS-3
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Komi
Lexeme гаг
Meaning 1 worm
Direction
Meaning 2 insect
Reference Beznosikova et al. 2000
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Comment Also 'snail, slug'