Shift #451

eye → window

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Romanian
Lexeme ochi
Meaning 1 eye
Direction
Meaning 2 ventilating window, window pane ("window eye")
Reference DEX98
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Comment Cf. Moldovian окь ‘smallwindow’, Italian occhio ‘round window’.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Chuvash
Lexeme чуç
Meaning 1 eye
Meaning 2 cell, box (window)
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Udmurt
Lexeme син
Meaning 1 eye
Meaning 2 cell, box (window)
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Comment The same in Komi (KomiRS 587).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lezgian
Lexeme wil
Meaning 1 eye
Meaning 2 box window frame
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Comment Cf. Karata гьаркIа, Chamalal гьачIа ‘a cell of a window frame (with glass)’, Avar бер ‘window frame’.
Realization
Type Derivation
Language 1 Old East Slavic
Language 2 Russian
Lexeme 1 око
Lexeme 2 okno
Meaning 1 eye
Meaning 2 window
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Comment (Vasmer 3, ???)
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Old High German
Lexeme 1 auga
Lexeme 2 augatora
Meaning 1 eye
Direction
Meaning 2 window, lit. eye door
Reference Levickij 2010 587
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Comment Also Old English ēagduru, Gothic augadaurō.. Cf. also Old Norse vindauga 'window', lit. 'wind eye'