Shift #55

sharp → spicy

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Burmese
Lexeme сỳшá
Meaning 1 to be sharp (e.g. knife)
Direction
Meaning 2 to be spicy, bitter
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Comment Novikov et al. 1976, 164
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Burmese
Lexeme мьэ'
Meaning 1 to be sharp (e.g. knife)
Direction
Meaning 2 to be spicy
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Comment Novikov et al. 1976, 434
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swahili
Lexeme kali
Meaning 1 sharp mkuki mkali
"sharp spear"
Direction
Meaning 2 spicy, hot, piquant, strong, harsh tembo kali
"strong palm wine"
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Comment Polikanov
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Farsi
Lexeme haдд
Meaning 1 sharp
Meaning 2 spicy, hot
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Comment ПРС 276. < Arb. ḥādd- 'sharp'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme acer
Meaning 1 sharp (object) acres arma 'острое оружие'
"sharp weapon"
Meaning 2 spicy (food) acer cibus 'острая пища', acer sapor 'острый вкус'
"acer cibus 'spicy food', acer sapor 'spicy taste'"
Reference Дворецкий И.Х. Латинско-русский словарь. М., 1976
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Comment Glare 24-25
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme ostryj
Meaning 1 sharp острый меч, острое копье
"sharp sword, sharp spear"
Meaning 2 spicy острые приправы
"hot spices"
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mongolian (Khalkha)
Lexeme hurc
Meaning 1 sharp хурц дэгээ
"'sharp hook'; хурц ир 'sharpened blade'"
Meaning 2 spicy хурц идээ
"spicy food"
Reference БАМРС, М.,2002. т.4., 172
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Karaim
Lexeme ити
Meaning 1 point, blade да ол йумушчуларны ваттылар кылыч итисиньдянь
"and these workers were beaten with the sword blade"
Meaning 2 spicy (food) ити ас
"spicy food"
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Comment КРПС 209.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme rno-so
Meaning 1 sharp, sharpened gri-rno-so
"sharp knife"
Meaning 2 spicy, harsh (taste)
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Comment Рерих V, 140.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Arabic
Lexeme ḥād̲iḳ-
Meaning 1 'cutting, or sharp (applied to a knife)'
Meaning 2 '[wine] that has attained to its full maturity [of strength, so that it stings the tongue]; sour'
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Comment (Lane 536)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme asper
Meaning 1 rugged, thorny
Direction
Meaning 2 spicy, tart; sour
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Jewish Aramaic
Lexeme ḥarīp
Meaning 1 'sharp' šbʕyn mglyn ḥrypʔtʔ
"'seventy sharp sickles'"
Direction
Meaning 2 'pungent' ḥdʔ pylpltʔ ḥryptʔ
"'one pungent peppercorn'"
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Comment Sokoloff JBA:482-483
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lithuanian
Lexeme aštrùs
Meaning 1 sharp aštrùs pei˜lis
"sharp knife"
Meaning 2 spicy aštrūs pipìrai
"hot pepper"
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Comment LRŽ 67