Number of realizations

6

bad

lean

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Yakut
Lexeme дьудэй-
Meaning 1 to decay балык дьүдэйбит
"the fish got rotten"
Direction
Meaning 2 to lose weight оҕонньор дьүдэйбит
"the old man lost weight"
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Comment ЯРС 134.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme hudoj
Meaning 1 bad дело худо
"things look bad"
Direction
Meaning 2 thin худой человек
"thin person"
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Karaim
Lexeme арыкълыкъ
Meaning 1 trouble, misery арыкълыкъ манъар
"woe is me! (lit. I am lost)"
Direction
Meaning 2 meagreness
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme ġaṯṯa
Meaning 1 'to be bad' ġaṯṯat ʕalaynā makkat-un fa-lā budda lanā min ḫurūğ-in
"'Mekka has become unpleasing to so that there is for us no avoiding going forth'"
Direction
Meaning 2 'to be lean, meagre' ġaṯṯa baʕīrī ṯumma ġaṯṯaṯa
"'my camel became lean; then he became somewhat fat'"
Reference
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Comment Lane 2229; BK II 435; Meaning B is cited as primary.
Realization
Type Cognates
Language 1 German
Language 2 English
Lexeme 1 schlimm
Lexeme 2 slim
Meaning 1 bad
Direction
Meaning 2 slim, thin
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lezgian
Lexeme usal
Meaning 1 plain, poor, unsightly усал парча
"fabric of bad quality"
Direction
Meaning 2 thin, lean усал хьун
"to lose weight (also to get worse)"
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Comment (LezgRus 328)