Shift #765

bitter → angry

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swahili
Lexeme uchungu
Meaning 1 bitterness, bitter taste
Direction
Meaning 2 rage
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Comment Polikanov
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Geez
Lexeme marir
Meaning 1 bitter marira kona mes (Jes. 24:9)
"the honey got bitter"
Direction
Meaning 2 cruel, fierce ḥəzb marirān (Hab. 1:6); marirāna nafs (Jud. 18:25)
"cruel people, cruel in their souls"
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Comment A common Semitic root *mrr, in nearly all Semitic languages it combines both meanings A and
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Adyghe
Lexeme dǝǯǝ
Meaning 1 bitter
Direction
Meaning 2 wicked, adust
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Comment АдРС 71