Shift #372

sleeve → branch (of a river)

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lezgian
Lexeme χel
Meaning 1 sleeve перемдин хел
"shirt sleeve"
Direction
Meaning 2 tributary (river) вацIун хел
"confluent"
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Comment (LezgRus 344)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme rukav
Meaning 1 sleeve a. Заплаты на рукавах пальто. 'Patches on the coat armsleeves.' b. Рукава узки. 'The sleeves are tight.'
Direction
Meaning 2 branch a. Рукав реки 'arm of a river'. b. Дельта Волги делится на множество рукавов. 'The estuary of Volga breaks up in a lot of arms.'
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Comment (Ushakov)