Number of realizations

8

to lie (posture)

to sleep

Realization
Type Derivation
Language Kott
Lexeme 1 ďātaŋ
Lexeme 2 alātaŋ
Meaning 1 to lie
Direction
Meaning 2 to sleep
Reference
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Comment Старостин 1995, 291
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Nanaj
Lexeme ао-
Meaning 1 to sleep амā аоми газетава холайни
"father is lying and reading a newspaper"
Meaning 2 to lie эй пиктэ ини аохани
"This child has slept enough during daytime"
Reference
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Comment Оненко 44, ТМС 1, 2
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Farsi
Lexeme خوابیدن xābidan
Meaning 1 to lie (down), to go to bed, to sprawl
Direction
Meaning 2 to sleep, to fall asleep
Reference Rubinčik 1970 page 572
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Comment ПРС 319.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme täñña
Meaning 1 'to lie down; to lie flat (grain bent down by the wind; smooth hair) bäləbbu täñña
"‘he lay on his stomach, lay prone’"
Direction
Meaning 2 'to sleep' zäṭäññənna səmmənt säʔat täñta əmmətnässa atmässələmm
"She does not look like the one who gets up after having slept for eight or nine hours."
Reference
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Comment K 985. Cf. also təññətt alä ‘to lie down’ (K 985). The meaning B is basic
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Osetin
Lexeme xyssyn
Meaning 1 to lie
Direction
Meaning 2 to sleep
Reference
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Comment Абаев 4, 272. It goes back to the I.-E. root meaning 'to sleep'.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swahili
Lexeme lala
Meaning 1 to lie lala chali; lala kifudifudi
"to lie on one's back, to lie supine"
Meaning 2 to sleep lala unono! lala kigogo
"good night"
Reference
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Comment Polikanov
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Aghul
Lexeme ʁarxas
Meaning 1 to lie
Meaning 2 to sleep (generally in Resultative)
Reference
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme çī (çeté)
Meaning 1 to lie , lie down , recline , rest , repose
Direction
Meaning 2 to lie down to sleep , fall asleep , sleep
Reference MW
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Comment MW 1077, Кочергина 647