Shift #505

throat → ravine

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tigre
Lexeme gərəʕ
Meaning 1 neck, throat
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Meaning 2 mountain crest, mountain meadow
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Comment LH 576
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Type Polysemy
Language Karachay-Balkar
Lexeme tamaq
Meaning 1 throat
Meaning 2 gorge
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Comment (Murzaev 1974: 131, 134)
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Type Polysemy
Language Serbo-Croatian
Lexeme grlo
Meaning 1 throat
Meaning 2 gorge
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Comment (Murzaev 1974: 134)
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Type Polysemy
Language
Lexeme богаз
Meaning 1 throat, chaps
Meaning 2 ravine with a passage in the mountains
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Comment (Murzaev 1974: 134)
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Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme gorlo
Meaning 1 throat
Meaning 2 gorge, ravine, mountain passage
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Comment (Murzaev 1974: 134). Cf. Russian горловина 'mouth, orifice' (of a volcano etc.).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme gorge
Meaning 1 throat
Meaning 2 gorge
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Comment (Murzaev 1974: 134). Cf. Sanskrit gargara 'abyss', Latin gurges 'abyss, whirlpool'.