Shift #2759

horseman, rider → of high rank

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme eques
Meaning 1 horseman
Direction
Meaning 2 member of the equites
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme caballero
Meaning 1 horseman
Direction
Meaning 2 nobleman
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Related Languages итал. cavaliere, франц. chevalier
Comment Narumov 1995: 140
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Modern Written Arabic
Lexeme fāris-
Meaning 1 'horseman, rider'
Direction
Meaning 2 'knight, cavalier'
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Comment Wehr 825. Apparently a calque from European languages.
Realization
Type Derivation
Language German
Lexeme 1 reiten
Lexeme 2 Ritter
Meaning 1 to ride on horseback
Direction
Meaning 2 knight
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