to touch to offend (tr.) 5 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme zadet'
Meaning 1 to touch, to brush against Он задел меня локтем.
He touched me with his elbow.
Meaning 2 to wound Его задели обидные замечания собеседника.
Offensive remarks of the interlocutor caught him on the raw.
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Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Polysemy
Language Lezgian
Lexeme χk’un
Meaning 1 to touch (smn or smth) инсандин кIвач хкIун тавур чкаяр ама
There are still places where no foot may tread
Meaning 2 to be offended, insulted (fig.) адак закай хкIуна
He has a grouch against me
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Comment (LezgRus 348)
ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Polysemy
Language Tigrinya
Lexeme läḵäfä
Meaning 1 'to touch with the fingertip, to rub lightly, to barely elbow s.o.''
Direction
Meaning 2 'to attack s.o. verbally, call him names'
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Comment KT 117. The source meaning is that of "to taste"
ACCEPTED Realization 4
Type Polysemy
Language Hungarian
Lexeme érint
Meaning 1 to touch csak érintette a labdát
he only touched the ball
Direction
Meaning 2 to offend (tr.) kínosan érintett az ügy
the affair gave (me) an unpleasant impression
Reference MEK 1978: 329
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ACCEPTED Realization 5
Type Polysemy
Language Tundra Yukaghir
Lexeme антэс-
Meaning 1 to touch
Direction
Meaning 2 to offend (tr.)
Reference Kurilov 2001: 47
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