Shift #740

to lead → to cause

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Type Derivation
Language French
Lexeme 1 mener
Lexeme 2 amener
Meaning 1 to lead, to conduct mener quelqu'un en prison
"to take someone to the prison"
Direction
Meaning 2 to take somewhere, to lead to smth crise économique qui risque d'amener des problèmes sociaux
"an economic crisis that risks causing social problems"
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Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme führen
Meaning 1 to lead, to conduct
Direction
Meaning 2 to lead 1) wohin soll das führen?
"1) — where will that take us? 2) — that will end in nothing, it does not make sense"
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Comment
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Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme märra
Meaning 1 to lead (the way) [K 169]
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Meaning 2 to cause yəh nəgəgəra‰w bnnana bnrsu mhakkl ləyunnt mnorun mran
"This statement made me think that there was a difference between us [K 169]"
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Comment
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Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme lead
Meaning 1 to lead (the way) [НБАРС II 332] to lead a blind man
"to lead a blind man (НБАРС II 332)"
Direction
Meaning 2 to lead to, to cause fear led him to tell lies
"fear led him to tell lies"
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme privesti
Meaning 1 to bring привести ребенка в школу
"to bring a child to school"
Direction
Meaning 2 to lead привести к серьезным последствиям
"to cause serious consequences"
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme ἄγω
Meaning 1 to lead, to conduct ἄγω ἵππον τῆς ἡνίας
"to lead a horse by the bridle"
Direction
Meaning 2 to become the cause ἄγω δάκρυ
"to make cry"
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Comment LSJ 17-18, also ἐξάγω
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme føre
Meaning 1 to lead stien fører ned til vannet
"the path leads down to the water"
Direction
Meaning 2 to cause føre til
"to result in"
Reference BO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme føre
Meaning 1 to lead
Direction
Meaning 2 to result in det fører ikke til noget
"this does not result in anything"
Reference DDO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme föra
Meaning 1 to lead han fördes till sjukhus
"he was taken to the hospital"
Direction
Meaning 2 to lead to, cause NNs politik förde till krig
"NN’s politics caused a war"
Reference SAO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Icelandic
Lexeme leiða
Meaning 1 to lead hann leiddi son sinn yfir götuna
"he helped his son cross the street, lead him across the street"
Direction
Meaning 2 to lead to, cause vegurinn er vondur, af því leiðir fækkun á ferðamönnum
"the road is bad which leads to the fact that there are fewer tourists here"
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