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to fall down

to fall (of rain, snow)

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Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 padat'
Lexeme 2 padat', vypadat'
Meaning 1 to fall
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Meaning 2 to fall out (rain, snow) a. Падал прошлогодний снег. 'The last year snow was falling.' (animated movie title)
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Nganasan
Lexeme сохуаʔтəса
Meaning 1 to fall
Direction
Meaning 2 to rain, to snow
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Comment НМС 2449
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Pashto
Lexeme lwed-
Meaning 1 to fall
Direction
Meaning 2 to fall (snow, rain)
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Comment ЭСИЯ 2, 431
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme düş-
Meaning 1 to fall damdan bir keremit düştü
"a tile fell of the roof"
Meaning 2 to fall (snow, rain) buraya yağmur düşmedi
"It did not rain here"
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme fall
Meaning 1 to fall The apple fell from the tree.
"Яблоко упало с дерева."
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Meaning 2 to fall out (rain, snow, stars, meteorite) there was a heavy fall of snow in the night
"ночью выпало много снега"
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Comment The same in the German fellen: Der Regen fällt 'it is raining'.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme tomber
Meaning 1 to fall Un pot de fleurs tomba et se brisa.
"A flower pot fell down and came to pieces."
Direction
Meaning 2 to fall (of rain, snow) Il tombe de la pluie.
"It is raining."
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme cado
Meaning 1 to fall
Direction
Meaning 2 to fall (snow, rain) imbres cadunt
"it is raining continuously"
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme falle
Meaning 1 to fall down falle på baken
"to fall to the ground"
Direction
Meaning 2 to fall (of rain, snow) snøen falt
"the snow was falling"
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme falde
Meaning 1 to fall down falde på gulvet
"to fall to the floor"
Direction
Meaning 2 to fall (of rain, snow) regnen falder; sneen falder
"it is raining; it is snowing"
Reference DDO
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme cadere
Meaning 1 to fall down cadere bocconi
"to fall forward"
Direction
Meaning 2 to fall (of rain, snow) cade la pioggia
"It is raining"
Reference Zor'ko et al. 2002 page 124
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Modern Greek
Lexeme πέφτω
Meaning 1 to fall down πέφτω ανάσκελα
"to fall backward"
Direction
Meaning 2 to fall (of rain, snow) πέφτει βροχή (χιόνι)
"It is raining (snowing)"
Reference Xorikov Malev 1993 page 623
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