near close (of relations) 11 realizations
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Type Derivation
Language Latin
Lexeme 1 am-
Lexeme 2 amicus
Meaning 1 next to (preposition)
Meaning 2 friend
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Comment В.Пизани "Этимология", p. 115 (parallel with amo 'love' is secondary).
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme blizkij
Meaning 1 near(by), close близкие выстрелы
"shots in the neighbourhood"
Meaning 2 native, dear близкий приятель
"an intimate friend"
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Type Derivation
Language Old Slavonic
Lexeme 1 искрь
Lexeme 2 искрьнии
Meaning 1 near, not far
Meaning 2 neighbour, friend
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ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Moksha
Lexeme мала
Meaning 1 close мала велень ломань
"a person from the next village"
Meaning 2 close, dear мала ломань
"significant other"
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Comment МокшРС 358
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme πλησίος
Meaning 1 close, near
Meaning 2 neighbour
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Comment LSJ 1420
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lezgian
Lexeme muq’ʷa
Meaning 1 close; soon a. мукьва вахтара 'after some time, in the nearest future'
"- через некоторое время, в ближайшее время"
Meaning 2 relative
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Comment (LezgRus 243)
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme bcar-ba
Meaning 1 proximity bcar bzhugs-pa
"to be constantly next to smn"
Meaning 2 close, intimate bcar b'i mdze'a bshes
"intimate friend"
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Comment Рерих 3, 38.
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Arabic
Lexeme ḳarīb-
Meaning 1 near, nearby huwa ḳarīb-un minnī
"He is next to me"
Meaning 2 close, relative hād̲ihi l-marʔat-u ḳarībat-ī
"This woman is my relative"
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Comment Lane 2507-08. Cf. Also the Ge'ez ḳarba 'draw near, be near, approach, come close, be connected, be akin'; maḳrab 'near, neighboring, relative'
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme nær
Meaning 1 near på nært hold
"in close proximity"
Direction
Meaning 2 close (of relations) det er et nært forhold mellom dem
"they have a close relationship"
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ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme nær
Meaning 1 near på nært hold
"in close proximity"
Direction
Meaning 2 close (of relations) nær ven
"a close friend"
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ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme nära
Meaning 1 near nära grannländer
"lands which are situated near each other"
Direction
Meaning 2 close (of relations) de är nära vänner
"they are close friends"
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