Shift #763

sour → angry

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme sauer
Meaning 1 sour der Apfel war sauer
"The apple was sour"
Meaning 2 angry Ich war sauer auf die Eltern
"I was angry with my parents"
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Comment In the same way Icel. Súr (Берков)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Geez
Lexeme maḍiḍ
Meaning 1 ‘кислый’ wa-ʔi-yəkawwən masisa ʔall lalla-gesamu yəsenni
"and the wine did not get sour, but each morning it got better"
Meaning 2 angry takʷəlt marirn wa-madidn
"wicked and angry wolves"
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Comment Cf. also Amh. mṭṭṭ 'to ferment (batter), to turn sour, become sour, acid; to get angry' (K 360); Tigrinya msis 'sour', 'sour-tempered'.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme täḳʷäṭṭa
Meaning 1 to become strong or sour (ejj-mead or tella-beer from being stored too long) ṭällaw täḳʷäṭṭa
"tella-beer turned sour'"
Meaning 2 to be or become angry, mad, enraged; to erupt (skin), become inflamed (sore) ləğğun täḳʷäṭṭa
"'he scolded his child'"
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Comment K 827