to enter to begin (tr.) 5 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme gäbba
Meaning 1 to enter, go inside gǝba bäläw
Tell him to come in
Meaning 2 to begin, start, commence (an activity, a season or period of time) əmmäläkkätat gäbbahu
I started looking at her
Reference AED: 1964
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Polysemy
Language Hausa
Lexeme shiga
Meaning 1 to enter
Meaning 2 to start a.Suka shiga nema... 'They started searching.' (= enter look.for)
1. Они приступили к поискам... 2. {Когда судьи окончили осмотр выставки,} начали распределять призы (среди тех, кто победил).
ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme ingredior
Meaning 1 to go into or onto, enter
Meaning 2 to begin, commence
Reference Lewis, Short
ACCEPTED Realization 4
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme gir-
Meaning 1 to enter eve girdi
he entered the house
Meaning 2 to begin (intr) ilkbahar girdi
the spring came
Reference Baskakov 1977: 339
Comment Perhaps, not to this shift.
ACCEPTED Realization 5
Type Polysemy
Language Yakut
Lexeme киир-
Meaning 1 to enter, to come in, to move in куоракка киир-
to enter a city
Meaning 2 to set about to, to start

1) окко киир-

2) ыһыыга киир-

1) to start hay making 2) to start sowing
Reference Slepcov 1972: 164