Shift #811

earth → dark (adj.)

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Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 zemlja
Lexeme 2 zemlistyj
Meaning 1 earth, ground
Meaning 2 sallow землистый цвет лица
"sallow complexion"
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Type Derivation
Language Amharic
Lexeme 1 afär
Lexeme 2 afärəčča
Meaning 1 'earth, dirt, dust'
Meaning 2 'dark, dusty, dun (color, compexion); soil-like'
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Comment K 1353; cf. also afärəmma 'dun-colored, earthen hued; person whose complexion is very black' (K 1354)