Shift #568

to enter → to begin (tr.)

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Yakut
Lexeme киир-
Meaning 1 to enter, to come in, to move in куоракка киир-
"to enter a city"
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Meaning 2 to set about to, to start 1) окко киир-
"1) to start hay making 2) to start sowing"
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Comment ЯРС 164.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hausa
Lexeme shiga
Meaning 1 to enter
Meaning 2 to start a.Suka shiga nema... 'They started searching.' (= enter look.for)
"1. Они приступили к поискам... 2. {Когда судьи окончили осмотр выставки,} начали распределять призы (среди тех, кто победил)."
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme gäbba
Meaning 1 'to enter, go inside' gǝba bäläw
"'tell him to come in'"
Direction
Meaning 2 'to begin, start, commence (an activity, a season or period of time)' əmmäläkkätat gäbbahu
"I started looking at her"
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Comment K 1964