Shift #405

period of time → age

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Serbo-Croatian
Lexeme doba
Meaning 1 epoch, time [[Толстой 1976: 90]
Meaning 2 age
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Comment The Mac. доба has the same type of polysemy.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Czech
Lexeme vĕk
Meaning 1 century, epoch [Павлович 1976: 643]
Meaning 2 age
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Comment No meaning 'century'. Cf. Also Rus. Век 'a hundred years; life term; epoch'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme age
Meaning 1 epoch Middle Ages
"Middle Ages"
Meaning 2 age he was in his middle age
"He was of middle age"
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Karaim
Lexeme чагъ
Meaning 1 time, high time
Meaning 2 age чагъына кэль
"to grow up (lit. To come to one's age)"
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme alder
Meaning 1 epoch, period of time middelalder; steinalder
"the Middle Ages; the stone age"
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Meaning 2 age dø i ung alder
"to die young "
Reference BO
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme alder
Meaning 1 historic period middelalder; bronzealder
"the Middle Ages; the bronze age"
Direction
Meaning 2 age i en alder af 30 år
"at the age of 30"
Reference DDO
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme ålder
Meaning 1 historic period bronsåldern; guldålder
"the bronze age; the golden age"
Direction
Meaning 2 age barn behöver kamrater i sin egen ålder
"children need friends of the same age"
Reference SAO
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