Shift #477

mouth → mouth (of a river)

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Evenki
Lexeme amnga
Meaning 1 mouth
Meaning 2 creek
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Comment Василевич 1958, 28
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Type Derivation
Language Tigrinya
Lexeme 1 ʔaf
Lexeme 2 ʔaf may
Meaning 1 'mouth'
Direction
Meaning 2 'river mouth, outfall' (lit. 'mouth of water')
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Comment KT 1546-47; cognate to Akk.pû(m) (see SED I No. 223
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Selkup
Lexeme анг
Meaning 1 mouth
Meaning 2 creek, creek valley
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Comment (Murzaev 1974: 129)
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 usta
Lexeme 2 ust'e
Meaning 1 mouth, lips
Meaning 2 mouth
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Comment (Murzaev 1974: 133)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme στόμα
Meaning 1 mouth
Direction
Meaning 2 creek
Reference LSJ
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Comment LSJ 1648-1649
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme os, oris
Meaning 1 mouth
Meaning 2 creek
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Comment Дворецкий 1976, 713. Cf. Also. [(Murzaev 1974: 133].
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme mouth
Meaning 1 mouth
Meaning 2 creek
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Comment (Murzaev 1974: 133)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mandarin Chinese
Lexeme kŏu
Meaning 1 mouth
Meaning 2 creek, valley, gorge
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Comment (BKRS 1735). The same in Vietnamese, cf. khau 'river mouth, port, mountain passage' (Murzaev 1974: 130, 133).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme bouche
Meaning 1 mouth une bouche large
"a big mouth"
Direction
Meaning 2 creek la bouche d'un fleuve
"the mouth of a river"
Reference CNRTL
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Comment (Murzaev 1974: 133)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Armenian
Lexeme beran
Meaning 1 mouth
Meaning 2 creek, junction geti beran
"river mouth"
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Comment (Murzaev 1974: 129, 133; ArmRS 124, 151). Cf. also a complex word getaberan 'estuary'.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tuvan
Lexeme аас
Meaning 1 mouth, chaps
Meaning 2 creek
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Akkadian
Lexeme pû(m)
Meaning 1 mouth puk edil
"shut up!"
Direction
Meaning 2 creek ina pí-i nārim-ma
"in the river mouth"
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Comment AHw 872-73