Number of realizations

6

to carry

to give birth

Realization
Type Cognates
Language Icelandic
Lexeme bera
Meaning 1 to carry Hann bar ferðatöskuna út í bíl
"He brought the suitcase outside to the car"
Direction
Meaning 2 to bring forth (offsprings) Ærin bar tveimur lömbum
"The sheep gave birth to two lambs"
Reference ISLEX
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Comment Old High German. beran, Germ. gebären 'to gibe birth', Engl. To bear.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Shughni
Lexeme vār-
Meaning 1 to bring
Direction
Meaning 2 to give birth
Reference
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Comment ЭСИЯ 2, 87
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme nesti
Meaning 1 to carry нести бревно
"to carry a log"
Direction
Meaning 2 to lay нести яйца, принести потомство.
"to lay eggs, to bring offsprings"
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Erzya
Lexeme калдомс
Meaning 1 to carry
Direction
Meaning 2 to give birth
Reference
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Comment ЭрзРС 231
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme bære
Meaning 1 to carry bære en koffert
"to carry a box"
Direction
Meaning 2 to deliver (a child) båren til konge; født og båren; kua skal bære i høst
"born to be the king; born; the cow is going to calve this autumn"
Reference BO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme bære
Meaning 1 to carry bære kisten
"to carry the coffin"
Direction
Meaning 2 to deliver (a child) født og båren
"born"
Reference DDO
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Comment