box, container chest (body part) 2 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme chest
Meaning 1 chest
Meaning 2 breast, chest
Comment O.E. cest "box, coffer," from P.Gmc. *kista, an early borrowing from L. cista, from Gk. kiste "a box, basket," from PIE *kista "woven container." Meaning extended to "thorax" 1530, replacing breast, on the metaphor of the ribs as a box for the organs.
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 kletka
Lexeme 2 grudnaja kletka
Meaning 1 cage, square
Meaning 2 chest