Shift #37

to see/to look at → to wait

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Yir Yoront
Lexeme mel wany
Meaning 1 keep an eye out for
Direction
Meaning 2 wait and worry, glance
Reference
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Comment mutual calque with Kuk-Narr yel yem 'looks'; mel 'eye', wany 'throw'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Brahui
Lexeme hunning
Meaning 1 look
Direction
Meaning 2 wait for
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 178
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Kurux
Lexeme ērnā (īryas)
Meaning 1 look, see
Direction
Meaning 2 wait for
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 178
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Swahili
Lexeme 1 tazama
Lexeme 2 tazamia
Meaning 1 look (at)
Direction
Meaning 2 look into, expect
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 178
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Malagasy
Lexeme 1 miandrànda
Lexeme 2 miàndry
Meaning 1 hope for, look up
Direction
Meaning 2 expect, take care of
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 178
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme 1 naẓara
Lexeme 2 ʔintaẓara
Meaning 1 'jeter les yeux sur quelque chose; regarder quelque chose' (BK I 1287) naẓara ʔilayhi naẓrat-an ḥulwat-an;
"'he looked at him with one sweet look';"
Direction
Meaning 2 'attendre quelqu'un ou quelque chose' ʔintaẓirnī
"'wait for me'"
Reference
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Comment (BK I 1288; Lane 2811-12)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ingush
Lexeme ħeža
Meaning 1 to look, to observe дIа-са хьежа
"to stare around"
Direction
Meaning 2 to wait аьттув баларга хьежа
"to wait for an occasion"
Reference
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Comment (Kurkiev 2004: 455)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme udīkṣ
Meaning 1 to look at , regard , view , behold
Direction
Meaning 2 to wait , delay , hesitate; to expect
Reference MW
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Comment MW 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Chamalal
Lexeme bac'na
Meaning 1 to see/to look at
Meaning 2 to wait
Reference Магомедова 1999 (словарь): 56
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Bezhta
Lexeme goc'oqal
Meaning 1 to see/to look at
Meaning 2 to wait
Reference М.Ш. Халилов. Бежтинско-русский словарь. Махачкала, 1995. С. 64.
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Comment
Realization
Type Derivation
Language English
Lexeme 1 look
Lexeme 2 look forward
Meaning 1 to look he looked me in the eyes
"он посмотрел мне в глаза"
Direction
Meaning 2 to look forward
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Comment Meaning B 'to look forward' (cf. Germ. sich freuen auf etw.)'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Gedeo
Lexeme hekk`-
Meaning 1 watch, look after
Direction
Meaning 2 wait (for)
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 178
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme bak-
Meaning 1 look
Direction
Meaning 2 wait (for)
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 178
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Nahuatl
Lexeme chiya:tla
Meaning 1 look at something
Direction
Meaning 2 wait for something
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 178
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme ltos-pa
Meaning 1 to look
Direction
Meaning 2 to wait
Reference
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Comment Рерих 3, 393.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tabassaran
Lexeme güzlemiš ap’ub
Meaning 1 to observe ничхрин тIирхувал гюзлемиш апIуб
"to watch a bird flowing"
Direction
Meaning 2 to wait уву гюзлемиш апIури гизаф вахт вуйиз
"I have been waiting for you for a long time."
Reference
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Comment (TabRus 102-103). The first meaning is that of B.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Zulu
Lexeme beka
Meaning 1 look
Direction
Meaning 2 expext, wait for
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 178
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Akkadian
Lexeme dagālu
Meaning 1 'to look, to look at' [a]mmīni tadgulannima
"'why did you look at me?'"
Direction
Meaning 2 'to wait for' anāku pani bēlija addagal
"'I wait for my lord'"
Reference
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Comment CAD D 21. In meaning B there is a change in the subcategorization frame (prepositions ana, pān and ina pān)
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Aghul
Lexeme 1 liwas
Lexeme 2 kːelliwas
Meaning 1 to look
Direction
Meaning 2 to wait (SUB-to see)
Reference
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Comment
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Nyawaygi
Lexeme 1 ɲa:-G
Lexeme 2 ɲa:-gi-Ø
Meaning 1 see
Direction
Meaning 2 wait
Reference
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Comment ɲa:-gi-Ø is antipassive of ɲa:-G