Shift #736

heavy (of weight) — expensive

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Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme ağır
Meaning 1 heavy ağır bir yük
"hard load"
Direction
Meaning 2 expensive, valuable ağır esvap
"expensive clothes"
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Comment ТРС 28. The same in Yakut. Ыар (ЯРС 520).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tuvan
Lexeme аар-берге, берге
Meaning 1 heavy
Meaning 2 expensive
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ingush
Lexeme deza
Meaning 1 heavy
Meaning 2 expensive, precious
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Comment (Kurkiev 2004: 140). Cf. p. 183: ЕЗА 'heavy' and 'expensive'.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Armenian
Lexeme canr
Meaning 1 heavy
Meaning 2 expensive
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Comment АрмРС 315
Realization
Type Borrowing
Language 1 Mongolian (Khalkha)
Language 2 Yakut
Lexeme 1 хүнд
Lexeme 2 күндү
Meaning 1 heavy
Direction
Meaning 2 expensive, valuable күндү мал
"precious object"
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Comment БАМРС, ЯРС 197.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme käbbad
Meaning 1 heavy käbbad saṭən
"'a heavy box' (Leslau 1973:572)"
Direction
Meaning 2 high (price) käbbad wäč̣i
"'high costs, heavy expences' (K 1425)"
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Comment (K 1425)