Shift #934

to fall down → to happen

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Type Polysemy
Language Tigrinya
Lexeme wädäḳ̌ä
Meaning 1 fall, fall down ʔəngera wädäḳ̌a
"engera-bread fell from her, i.e. she dropped the engera-bread"
Direction
Meaning 2 to happen, to befall nab ṣälaʔiḵum ʔaydäḳ̌
"'may it not befall your enemy'"
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Comment KT 1787-88
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme düş-
Meaning 1 to fall
Direction
Meaning 2 to fall out (rain, snow) 1. bana artık çıkıp gitmek düşmüştü
"1. All I had to do was to go away 2. It is his turn to search and to find"
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Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme cado
Meaning 1 to fall cado ad terram
"to fall on earth"
Direction
Meaning 2 to happen, to befall cecĭdit peropportune
"it was very handy"
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swahili
Lexeme angua
Meaning 1 to fall
Direction
Meaning 2 to fall to one's lot
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Comment Polikanov
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme waḳaʕa
Meaning 1 to fall (tomber)
Direction
Meaning 2 to take place (avoir lieu) waḳaʕa baynahum šarr-un
"They quarrelled"
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Comment (BK II 1586)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme accido
Meaning 1 to fall accidere ad terram
"to fall on earth"
Direction
Meaning 2 to happen sic accidit uti...
"it happened that…"
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Comment (Glare 20)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Gagauz
Lexeme düş-
Meaning 1 to fall
Direction
Meaning 2 to happen, to take place йолунуз дÿшäрса...
"If it is on the way for you (lit. if you way falls out)"
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Comment ГРМС 170.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme fallen
Meaning 1 to fall
Direction
Meaning 2 to fall to one's lot das Große Los ist wieder nicht auf mich gefallen
"I had bad luck again"
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Komi
Lexeme усьны
Meaning 1 to fall
Direction
Meaning 2 to happen пуд уси меным
"The lot fell on me"
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Comment КомиРС 686-687
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hungarian
Lexeme esik
Meaning 1 to fall down térdre esik
"to fall on one's knees"
Direction
Meaning 2 to happen nem sehet semmi baja
"nothing wrong can happen to him"
Reference Гальди 1974 202
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