spot, stain place 3 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Derivation
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme 1 ʔabḳaʕ-
Lexeme 2 buḳʕat-
Meaning 1 black and white
Meaning 2 lot, land fī kull-I buḳʕat-in
in any place, anywhere
Comment Lane 235, BK I 150. Lexeme buḳʕat- apparently originally meant 'a stain', cf. Contexts where meanings A and B are combined: fī l-ʔarḍ-I buḳaʕ-u min nabt-in 'in the land are small portions of herbage'
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme spot
Meaning 1 spot (НБАРС 331) spot of mud
spot of mud (НБАРС 331)
Meaning 2 place, region, district to investigate on the spot
to investigate on the spot
ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme Fleck
Meaning 1 spot [НЕМ 321] einen Fleck entfernen, auswaschen [Duden 1256]
to remove a stain
Meaning 2 place (colloq.) [НЕМ 321] ich stehe schon eine Studne auf demselben Fleck [Duden 1256]
I have been standing on the same spot for an hour