Shift #858

bee — wasp

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tuvan
Lexeme ары
Meaning 1 bee
Meaning 2 wasp
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Comment The same in Gagauz. ары 'bee (wild); wasp' ГРМС 55.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Koryak
Lexeme тылгыёӄый
Meaning 1 bee
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Meaning 2 wasp
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Syriac
Lexeme debbortā
Meaning 1 'bee (apis)'
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Meaning 2 'wasp (vespa)'
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Comment Brock. 140; see SED II No. 66. The Proto-Semitic form *di/ab(b)ūr- is reconstruced with the meaning 'bee, wasp'.