Shift #3810

horse (Equus caballus) → knight (chess)

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Armenian
Lexeme ji (ձի)
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference АрмРС
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Modern Greek
Lexeme ίππος
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Хориков, Малев
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Modern Greek
Lexeme άλογο
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Хориков, Малев
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Comment From Koine Greek ἄλογον (ζῶον) ‘horse, cavalry’ neuter form of Ancient Greek ἄλογος ‘speechless’
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Finnish
Lexeme ratsu
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Vahros, Ščerbakov 2007 519
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Comment Estonian ratsu
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Bulgarian
Lexeme кон
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Tolstoj 1957 269
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Comment Also Belarusian конь, Macedonian коњ, Serbo-Croatian коњ (konj), Russian конь, Polish koń, konik, Ukrainian кінь, Slovene konj
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Dutch
Lexeme paard
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Mironov 1987 525
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Comment Also Afrikaans perd, German Pferd
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme cavallo
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Zor'ko et al. 2002 155
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Comment Spanish caballo, Catalan cavall, Galician cabalo, Portuguese cavalo, Romanian cal
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hindi
Lexeme ghoṛā
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Beskrovnyj 1959 362
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Comment Urdu ghoṛā, Bengali ghoŗa. From Sauraseni Prakrit ghoḍaga, from Sanskrit ghoṭaka horse
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme häst
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus) rida en häst
"to ride a horse"
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference SAO
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Comment Danish hest, Norwegian hest. From Old Norse hestr ‘stallion’, from Proto-Germanic *hangistaz.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hungarian
Lexeme
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Gal’di 1987 471
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mongolian (Khalkha)
Lexeme морь
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Kručkin 2006 733
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Farsi
Lexeme asb
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Rubinčik 1970 71
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Thai
Lexeme
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Morev 1964 561
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Romansh
Lexeme chaval
Meaning 1 horse (Equus caballus)
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Pledari
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Comment Sursilvan cavagl, pl. cavals, Sutsilvan tgavagl, Surmiran tgavagl, Puter chavagl, Vallader chavagl