Shift #444

to think ↔ to speak

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Jarawara
Lexeme ati na
Meaning 1 say Tiwatakahamone ati nineke
"She said you're fat."
Direction
Meaning 2 think Okomobi kakomehinoka, yome ati ama nikani ati nari
"Okomobi was afraid, because he thought he heard a jaguar"
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Comment JED 54.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Aghul
Lexeme aʁas
Meaning 1 to think
Direction
Meaning 2 to speak
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Realization
Type Cognates
Language 1 Russian
Language 2 Bulgarian
Lexeme 1 dumat'
Lexeme 2 dumam
Meaning 1 to think
Direction
Meaning 2 I am speaking
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Comment Cf. Also the polysemy in the Serb.-Cr. Думати 'to think', 'to say'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Jarawara
Lexeme nima na
Meaning 1 to think about Owati boti yama nima
"I can't remember. (Lit., my mind is"
Direction
Meaning 2 to speak to, ask to do smth. Oof, hoo, oko hasobona me
"Whew, I asked them to boil taro for me"
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Comment JED 140. Или это думать - просить?