Shift #846

to fall down → to strike (of lightning)

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Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme cado
Meaning 1 to fall cado ad terram
"to fall on earth"
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Meaning 2 to strike (lightning) fulmina cadunt
"Thunderbolts are striking"
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Type Polysemy
Language Japanese
Lexeme ochiru (落ちる)
Meaning 1 to fall
Meaning 2 to strike (lightning) 私はその家に雷が落ちるのを見た
"I saw the house struck by lightning"
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Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme tomber
Meaning 1 to fall down Un pot de fleurs tomba et se brisa.
"A flower pot fell down and came to pieces"
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Meaning 2 to strike (of lightning) La foudre tombe.
"The lightning is striking."
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