Shift #293

<insect> → talkative person

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme ağustos böceği
Meaning 1 balm cricket
Direction
Meaning 2 chatterbox, babbler
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Comment ТуРС 32.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme cırlak
Meaning 1 cricket
Direction
Meaning 2 chatterbox, babbler, rattle box
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Comment ТуРС 154. It was possibly derived from the onomatopoetic word cır 'imitation of the whirring of cicadas, grasshoppers; to rattle, to chat away'.