Shift #475

eye → observer

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Geez
Lexeme ʕayn
Meaning 1 eye kaśatat ʔaʕyəntihā
"'she opened her eyes'"
Direction
Meaning 2 observer wa-fannawa dawit ʔaʕyənta
"1 King 26:4: 'and David sent spies'"
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Comment LLA 1006. Cf. Arabic ʕayn- 'eye', 'spy' [BK II 425].
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme eye
Meaning 1 eye
Direction
Meaning 2 detective private eye
"private detective"
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme glaz
Meaning 1 eye
Direction
Meaning 2 horse ward in vanguard (Cossack)
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Comment (Dal')
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tagalog
Lexeme matá
Meaning 1 eye
Direction
Meaning 2 spy
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Comment Таг 215