Shift #621

centre — loins

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Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme gremium
Meaning 1 lap in gremio matris sedere 'to sit in the mother's lap'
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Meaning 2 centre gremium maris 'depth of the sea', medio Graeciae gremio 'in the utmost centre of Greece'
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Type Polysemy
Language Aghul
Lexeme jaʡ
Meaning 1 silver
Meaning 2 waist
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Type Polysemy
Language Ingush
Lexeme juq'
Meaning 1 silver
Meaning 2 waist
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Comment (Kurkiev 2004: 514).
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Type Polysemy
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme ṣulb-
Meaning 1 loins hāʔulāʔi ʔabnāʔ-u ṣilabat-i-him 'these are the sons of their loins'
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Meaning 2 middle (of a page)
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Comment (Lane 1712); the original meaning is 'back, back-bone'