Shift #875

black → vulgar, common

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Type Derivation
Language Osetin
Lexeme 1 saw
Lexeme 2 sawlæg
Meaning 1 black
Direction
Meaning 2 person of base estate
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Comment læg 'person'
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Type Polysemy
Language Mongolian (Khalkha)
Lexeme har
Meaning 1 black
Meaning 2 simple, common, vulgar
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Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 černyj
Lexeme 2 čern'
Meaning 1 black
Meaning 2 plain folk
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Comment Old Rus. чърнии люди, чърнъ 'common people', Ucr. чернь 'common people', чéрнява 'common people, mob', Old Ucr. чорныє люди 'peasants that possessed their own land lots and paid taxes and rent the feudal lord. (Словн. Ст.-укр. Мови 2, 547), белор. Чэрнъ 'чернь', пол. Czerń 'чернь, плебс, толпа'. (Журавлев 2007, 99)
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Type Polysemy
Language Tuvan
Lexeme кара
Meaning 1 black
Meaning 2 simple; secular кара кижи
"common person"
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Comment The same in Karaim. (КРПС 290-291).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lithuanian
Lexeme 1 tamsùs
Lexeme 2 tamsuõliai
Meaning 1 dark
Direction
Meaning 2 mob, populace
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