Shift #806

dry → having no milk

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tigrinya
Lexeme näḳ̆äṣä
Meaning 1 to become dry, to dry up
Direction
Meaning 2 to be dry (cow of milk)
Reference
Related Languages
Comment (KT 1319).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme yabs-, yabas-
Meaning 1 dry, dried up, exsiccated ḥaṭab-un yabs-un 'dry fire-wood'
Direction
Meaning 2 who has no milk šāt-un yabs-un 'a ewe, or she-goat, without milk';
Reference
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Comment (Lane 2975).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme näṭṭäfä
Meaning 1 to dry up, go dry (river, spring in the dry season)
Direction
Meaning 2 to stop giving milk (cow, nursing mother)
Reference
Related Languages
Comment (K 1076).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme dry
Meaning 1 dry the clothes are not dry yet
"the clothes are not dry yet"
Direction
Meaning 2 having no milk (a cow etc.) a dry cow
Reference
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Comment (OERD 432).