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16

wild, untamed

shy

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme waḥš-
Meaning 1 wild, untamed hāḏā šāt-un waḥš-un ‘this is a wild sheep or goat’ (Lane 2929)
Direction
Meaning 2 shy (applied to girls or women)
Reference Lane page 2929
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Type Polysemy
Language Komi
Lexeme кид
Meaning 1 untamed, running away from people (about animals)
Direction
Meaning 2 shy, unsociable кид кага
"shy child"
Reference Beznosikova et al. 2000
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Type Polysemy
Language Udmurt
Lexeme кыч
Meaning 1 wild, untamed (about animals)
Direction
Meaning 2 shy, fearful
Reference Kirillova 2008
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Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme yabani
Meaning 1 wild, untamed yabandomuzu
"wild boar"
Direction
Meaning 2 timid, shy
Reference Jusipova 2005
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Type Polysemy
Language Waray
Lexeme ilayat
Meaning 1 wild
Direction
Meaning 2 timid, shy
Reference SEAlang Waray
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Type Polysemy
Language Waray
Lexeme lihay
Meaning 1 wild
Direction
Meaning 2 timid; scared
Reference SEAlang Waray
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Type Polysemy
Language Waray
Lexeme mailaw
Meaning 1 wild
Direction
Meaning 2 timid
Reference SEAlang Waray
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Comment Samar dialect
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Waray
Lexeme mailáyat
Meaning 1 undomesticated; ungoverned; untamed; wild
Direction
Meaning 2 afraid
Reference SEAlang Waray
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ilocano
Lexeme atap
Meaning 1 wild, savage, untamed, undomesticated
Direction
Meaning 2 shy, suspicious, aloof
Reference SEAlang Ilocano
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Type Polysemy
Language Indonesian
Lexeme liar
Meaning 1 wild, untamed, undomesticated
Direction
Meaning 2 shy (of fish, etc.)
Reference SEALang Indonesia
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lao
Lexeme hɛ̆ː
Meaning 1 wild (of animals only)
Direction
Meaning 2 shy, timid (of animals only)
Reference SEAlang Lao
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Type Polysemy
Language Shan
Lexeme
Meaning 1 be wild, untamed, undomesticated
Direction
Meaning 2 be timid, shy
Reference SEAlang Shan
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Type Polysemy
Language Azerbaijani
Lexeme vəhşi
Meaning 1 wild, untamed (of animals)
Direction
Meaning 2 shy, unsociable
Reference ARL 2006 page 750
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Samoan
Lexeme segi
Meaning 1 wild, not tame
Direction
Meaning 2 shy
Reference POLLEX-Online
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tokelau
Lexeme hegi
Meaning 1 wild, untamed
Direction
Meaning 2 shy
Reference POLLEX-Online
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Type Polysemy
Language Hungarian
Lexeme vad
Meaning 1 wild, untamed vad állatfajta
"wild animal species"
Direction
Meaning 2 shy Gyere közelebb, ne légy olyan vad!
"Come closer, don't be so shy!"
Reference MEK 1978
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