Shift #651

liquid (adj.) → sparse

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Type Polysemy
Language Udi
Lexeme baqi
Meaning 1 liquid, thin, washy бахъи сийох
"thin porridge"
Meaning 2 sparse бахъи поп
"thin hair"
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Comment (Gukasjan 1974: 69)
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Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme židkij
Meaning 1 watery, thin (not strong ot thick enough) a. Жидкий суп 'Thin soup'. b. Жидкая грязь 'Slab'. c. Жидкое молоко 'Thin milk'. d. Жидкий клей 'Liquid glue'. e. Жидкая краска 'Liquid paint'.
Meaning 2 sparse a. Жидкие волосы 'thin hair'. b. Жидкий лес '.thin forest'.
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Comment (Ushakov)
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Type Polysemy
Language Mongolian (Khalkha)
Lexeme šingen
Meaning 1 liquid, thin шингэн саван
"liquid soap, shampoo"
Meaning 2 sparse шингэн сахал
"thin beard"
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Type Polysemy
Language Gagauz
Lexeme siirek
Meaning 1 liquid, thin сиирек каймак
"thin cream"
Meaning 2 rare сиирек даа
"thin forest"
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Comment ГРМС 415. Cf. The verb сиирелт- 'to thin (e.g. The sowings), to dilute (e.g. Milk), to become rare (e.g. Write letters rarely).'