Shift #577

old (vs. young) — old (vs. new)

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Type Polysemy
Language Saamic
Lexeme вуэммь
Meaning 1 old (vs. young) вуэммь олма
"old man"
Meaning 2 old (vs. new) вуэммь мāлець
"an old malica (deer coat)"
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Type Polysemy
Language Portuguese
Lexeme velho
Meaning 1 old (person) Velhos senhores de cabeleira branca
"Aged gentlemen with white manes"
Meaning 2 old (thing) ...carros velhos abandonados nos rios
"…old cars thrown into the rivers"
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Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme staryj
Meaning 1 the one who reached old age Старый человек.
"an old man"
Meaning 2 existing for a long time a. Старая любовь не ржавеет. 'Old love does not rust.' b. Старый друг лучше новых двух. 'One old friend is better than two new ones.' c. Уплатить старый долг. 'To pay an old debt.' d. Старая дорога. 'An old road.'
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