Shift #641

to ripen — to grow up

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Type Polysemy
Language Udi
Lexeme bapːi
Meaning 1 ripe бапIи ар
"ripe pear"
Meaning 2 adult бапIи гъар
"youth, young man"
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Comment The original meaning of the verb БАПСУН / П1АП1CУН is 'to ripe, to mature' (Gukasjan 1974: 70).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Udi
Lexeme apːesun
Meaning 1 to boil, to cook апIи
"baked, ripe"
Meaning 2 to toughen up, to gain experience апIи адамар
"a mature person"
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Comment (Gukasjan 1974: 46)