Shift #323

to raise, lift (tr.) → to praise

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Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme anässa
Meaning 1 to raise, lift up
Direction
Meaning 2 to praise ṭəlo anässa 'to belittle, than flatter' (lit. 'to raise after having dropped');
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Comment (K 1020-21). The meaning B is attested only occasionally. Note that anässa also means 'to mention' (both positive and negative).
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Type Polysemy
Language Japanese
Lexeme ageru (上げる)
Meaning 1 to lift 手を上げる
"to raise one's hand"
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Meaning 2 to praise 上げたり下げたり
"now praise and then abuse"
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Comment БЯРС 5.
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Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 voznosit'
Lexeme 2 prevoznosit'
Meaning 1 to raise, to lift up Победа француженок вознесла их на вершину рейтинга
"Thanks to the victory the French women rose to the top of the rating"
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Meaning 2 to praise too much превозносить начальство
"to praise the front office"
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Type Polysemy
Language Mongolian (Khalkha)
Lexeme örgö-
Meaning 1 to lift гараа өргөх
"to raise one's hand"
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Meaning 2 to praise, to speak highly of тэнгэрт тултал өргөх
"to exalt"
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