Shift #629

bitter — poison

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Type Polysemy
Language Udi
Lexeme aʁu
Meaning 1 bitter, salty
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Meaning 2 poison дизикIин агъу
"snake poison"
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Comment Cf. derivatives: adjective агъулу 'bitter', noun агъулугъ 'bitterness', verb агъуламиш баксун 'to get poisoned' (Gukasjan 1974: 35). The root is probably a Turkic loan.
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Type Polysemy
Language Karaim
Lexeme авгъу, агъу
Meaning 1 bitter
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Meaning 2 poisonous
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Comment КРПС 40, 44
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Type Polysemy
Language Gagauz
Lexeme zihir
Meaning 1 too bitter, too salty
Direction
Meaning 2 poison
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Comment ГРМС 195. The source meaning is that of "poison". The word has been borrowed from Arabic.
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Type Polysemy
Language Yakut
Lexeme аба
Meaning 1 bitterness, bitter taste, bitter аба уулаах күөл
"salty lake (lit. The lake with bitter water)"
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Meaning 2 poison (obs.) абанан сүhүрбүт
"He got poisoned with a toxic"
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Comment ЯРС 27.