light (of weight) quick 9 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Farsi
Lexeme سبک sabok
Meaning 1 light, light-weight سبک
Direction
Meaning 2 dexterous, quick, سبک پا sabok pā
'outrunner (lit. Light-footed)'
Reference Rubinčik 1970: 2, 21
Comment ПРС 438.
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lower Sorbian
Lexeme lasny
Meaning 1 light
Direction
Meaning 2 quick, nimble
Reference
Comment cf. Bulg. лесен, Serb.-Cr. ласан 'light' (Proto-Slav. *lьstьnъjь < *lьstъ)
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Farsi
Lexeme хäфиф
Meaning 1 light, light-weight
Direction
Meaning 2 vivacious, quick, nimble
Reference
Comment ПРС 315. Borrowed from the Arab. ḫafīf- 'light' (cf. The Arabic example below).
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme ḳällal
Meaning 1 'light (in weight)'
Direction
Meaning 2 'agile (person)' əgrä ḳällal;
''light-footed, nimble';'
Reference
Comment (K 677). (cf. Hbr. ḳal 'quick' (HALAT 1029) - ḳll (hif) 'to make light' (HALAT 1032): Jn 1:5 wa-yyāṭilū ʔet-ha-kkēlīm ʔăšer bā-ʔăniyyā ʔel-ha-yyām lə-hāḳēl mēʕălēhem 'and they threw the things that were in the shiff, into the water in order to make it lighter from them')
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Karaim
Lexeme йэнъиль
Meaning 1 light (weight)
Direction
Meaning 2 quick, nimble
Reference
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Osetin
Lexeme ræw
Meaning 1 light
Direction
Meaning 2 quick, nimble
Reference
Comment ЭСИЯ 3, 65
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Arabic
Lexeme ḫaffa
Meaning 1 'to be light of weight' ḫaffa l-mīzān-u
''the balance had one of its two scales light, so that it rose''
Direction
Meaning 2 'to be active, agile in work' ḫaffa fī ʕamal-i-hi wa-ḫidmat-i-hi;
''he was, or became, brisk, or obedient and submissive, in his work and his service';'
Reference
Comment (Lane 769)
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Old East Slavic
Lexeme льгъкый
Meaning 1 light (in weight)
Direction
Meaning 2 quick, nimble
Reference
Comment СлРЯ XIII-XVII вв. 8, 188-190
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Abaza
Lexeme lasə
Meaning 1 light (of weight) mət͡ʃ’ lasə
'lightweight wood'
Direction
Meaning 2 quick t͡ʃə lasə
'a fast horse'
Reference Tugov 1967
Comment