light (n.) world 11 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language Hungarian
Lexeme világ
Meaning 1 light világot gyújtani
'to turn on the light'
Direction
Meaning 2 world a világ minden népe
'all the peoples of the world'
Reference Гальди 1974: 789-790
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Cognates
Language Romanian
Lexeme 1 lumină
Lexeme 2 lume
Meaning 1 light
Direction
Meaning 2 world, universe
Reference DEX98
Comment Both words are from from Latin lumen (pl. lumina) DER. Probably semantic influence of Slavic languages.
ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme svet
Meaning 1 light свет погас
'The light went off.'
Direction
Meaning 2 world обойти весь свет
'to travel all over the world'
Reference BAS: 13, 324-326
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 4
Type Polysemy
Language Tofa
Lexeme чырық
Meaning 1 light (n.)
Direction
Meaning 2 world
Reference Rassadin 2016: 520-521
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 5
Type Derivation
Language Polish
Lexeme 1 światło
Lexeme 2 świat
Meaning 1 light (n.)
Direction
Meaning 2 world
Reference Gessen, Stypula 1980: 2, 432-433
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 6
Type Derivation
Language Czech
Lexeme 1 světlo
Lexeme 2 svět
Meaning 1 light (n.)
Direction
Meaning 2 world
Reference Kopeckij 1976: 2, 391-392
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 7
Type Derivation
Language Macedonian
Lexeme 1 светло
Lexeme 2 свет
Meaning 1 light (n.)
Direction
Meaning 2 world
Reference Tolovski, Illič-Svityč 1963: 455
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 8
Type Derivation
Language Slovenian
Lexeme 1 svetlôba
Lexeme 2 svét
Meaning 1 light (n.)
Direction
Meaning 2 world
Reference Kotnik 1967: 579-580
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 9
Type Polysemy
Language Old Slavonic
Lexeme свѣтъ
Meaning 1 light (n.)
Direction
Meaning 2 world
Reference Cejtlin et al. 1994: 596
Comment
NEW Realization 10
Type Derivation
Language Serbian
Lexeme 1 светлост (svetlost)
Lexeme 2 свет (svet)
Meaning 1 light (n.) светлост сунца, светлост лампе
'sunshine, light from the lamp'
Direction
Meaning 2 world животињски свет
'animal world'
Reference Vujanitsh et al. 2007: 1200, 1202
Comment
NEW Realization 11
Type Derivation
Language Croatian
Lexeme 1 svijetlo
Lexeme 2 svijet
Meaning 1 light (n.)
Direction
Meaning 2 world organski svijet
'organic world'
Reference HJP
Comment