Shift #357

weak → bad

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Type Cognates
Language 1 French
Language 2 Italian
Lexeme 1 chetif
Lexeme 2 cattivo
Meaning 1 feeble
Meaning 2 bad
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Comment Both words are derived from captivus 'prisoner'.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Serbo-Croatian
Lexeme slab
Meaning 1 1) слабый, малосильный, маломощный [Толстой 2001: 549]
Direction
Meaning 2 3) bad, of no value
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Comment Cf. the Rus. Слабый фильм 'bad film'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme svak
Meaning 1 weak han er svak etter operasjonen
"he is weak after the surgery"
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Meaning 2 bad en av forfatterens svakeste bøker
"one of the worst books by this author"
Reference BO
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Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme svag
Meaning 1 weak
Direction
Meaning 2 not good enough
Reference DDO
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Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme svag
Meaning 1 weak
Direction
Meaning 2 bad en svag prestation
"bad results"
Reference SAO
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