Shift #390

eyebrow — eyelash

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Realization
Type Derivation
Language French
Lexeme 1 cil
Lexeme 2 sourcil
Meaning 1 eye lash
Direction
Meaning 2 eyebrow
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Comment Ital. ciglio 'eyebrow, eyelash'
Realization
Type Cognates
Language 1 Russian
Language 2 Czech
Lexeme 1 brov'
Lexeme 2 brva
Meaning 1 eyebrow, brow
Direction
Meaning 2 eyelash [Павлович 1976: 40]
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Comment Pol. brwi 'eyebrows'. In Old Czech there was the meaning 'eyebrow' [ЭССЯ 3, 63].
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme ḳəndəb
Meaning 1 eyebrow ḳəndəbun aṭäḳḳʷärä 'to frown' (lit. 'to make the eyebrow black')
Direction
Meaning 2 eyelash yäʔayn ḳəndəb 'eyelash'
Reference
Related Languages The same polysemy in some other Ethio-Semitic cognates, as in Sel. Wol. ḳərb 'eyebrow, eyelash' (Lgur. 496)
Comment (K 793).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Romani
Lexeme spinčana
Meaning 1 eyebrow
Direction
Meaning 2 eyelash
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Comment Kalderaš Romani
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme mig spu
Meaning 1 eyebrow
Direction
Meaning 2 eyelash
Reference Koch 2008 123
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme rdzi ma/gzi ma
Meaning 1 eyebrow
Direction
Meaning 2 eyelash
Reference Koch 2008 123
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Northern Sotho
Lexeme nt ̆shi
Meaning 1 eyebrow
Direction
Meaning 2 eyelash
Reference Koch 2008 124
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