Shift #44

to know how, to be able → can, to be able

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Type Polysemy
Language Bulgarian
Lexeme umeja
Meaning 1 to know, to be able [Бернштейн 1986]
Meaning 2 to know, to be able
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Comment Cf. The Rus. Which means more or less the same as ‘смочь’ (я не сумел его убедить = ‘I could not convince him’). I.e. уметь – суметь (derivation)