Shift #99

to search, to look for → to ask, beg

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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Geez
Lexeme ḫaśśaśa
Meaning 1 seek, look for taḫaśśəśomu wa-ʔi-tərakkəbomu
"(Jes. 41:12) 'she looks for them and does not find them' (LLA 585)"
Direction
Meaning 2 demand, entreat mannu ḫaŝaŝo la-zəntu ʔəm-ʔədekəmu;
"‘who demanded this from your hand?’ (Jes. 1:12);"
Reference
Related Languages
Comment Haser 2000, 182; LLA 584-585
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Modern Hebrew
Lexeme 1 bikéš
Lexeme 2 bakaša
Meaning 1 look for
Direction
Meaning 2 request
Reference
Related Languages
Comment Haser 2000, 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Maya
Lexeme kaxan-nah
Meaning 1 look for
Direction
Meaning 2 request
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hungarian
Lexeme keres-
Meaning 1 look for something, seek something
Direction
Meaning 2 demand (something or someone)
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Korean
Lexeme kwu hata
Meaning 1 looks for, seeks
Direction
Meaning 2 ask (for), wants, needs, tries
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Manchu
Lexeme baimbi
Meaning 1 seek, look for
Direction
Meaning 2 ask for, request
Reference
Related Languages
Comment Haser 2000, 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tuvan
Lexeme диле-
Meaning 1 to look for демир рудазын дилээри
"the search for ironstone"
Meaning 2 to ask
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Macedonian
Lexeme bara
Meaning 1 to look for
Meaning 2 to ask, to demand
Reference
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Comment [Толовски, Иллич-Свитыч 1963: 24]
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Estonian
Lexeme ot'sima
Meaning 1 look for
Direction
Meaning 2 request
Reference
Related Languages
Comment Haser 2000, 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Japanese
Lexeme motomeru
Meaning 1 look for
Direction
Meaning 2 demand, request
Reference
Related Languages
Comment Haser 2000, 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Nahuatl
Lexeme 1 tēmoa: tla
Lexeme 2 tēmolia: tē-tla
Meaning 1 seek something
Direction
Meaning 2 ask someone for something
Reference
Related Languages
Comment Haser 2000, 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Egyptian
Lexeme wḥ3
Meaning 1 look for, seek, require
Direction
Meaning 2 demand
Reference
Related Languages
Comment Haser 2000, 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Yakut
Lexeme көрдөө-
Meaning 1 to look for, to seek
Direction
Meaning 2 to ask, to demand
Reference
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Comment ЯРС 180.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Modern Greek
Lexeme γυρεύω
Meaning 1 to look for, to seek
Direction
Meaning 2 to ask, to demand
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Comment Хориков, Малев: 231
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tigre
Lexeme ramḳa
Meaning 1 'to seek' molād ʔəndo ramaḳnā
"'as we sought relatives'"
Direction
Meaning 2 'to ask, to entreat earnestly' wa-ʔadəg bəzuḥ ramḳayom
"'and the donkey entreated them very much''"
Reference
Related Languages
Comment LH 158; the basic meaning is B
Realization
Type Borrowing
Language 1 Hausa
Language 2 Dangaleat
Lexeme 1 biδa
Lexeme 2 bōde
Meaning 1 seek
Direction
Meaning 2 reclaim (a debt)
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Khmer
Lexeme rɔ:k
Meaning 1 to look for
Direction
Meaning 2 to aske, to make a request
Reference
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Comment Gorgoniev 1984, 556
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme ara-
Meaning 1 look for, investigate
Direction
Meaning 2 demand, ask for
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Finnish
Lexeme pyytä-
Meaning 1 look for
Direction
Meaning 2 request
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 182
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mongolian (Khalkha)
Lexeme ere-
Meaning 1 look for
Direction
Meaning 2 ask for
Reference
Related Languages
Comment Haser 2000, 182