Number of realizations

2

to be awake

active

Realization
Type Derivation
Language Amharic
Lexeme 1 näḳḳa
Lexeme 2 nəḳu
Meaning 1 to be awake band säʔat näḳḳahu 'I awoke at seven o'clock' (Leslau 1973:83)'
Direction
Meaning 2 alert, vigilant, lively, active, agile nəḳu täsatfo 'active participation'
Reference
Related Languages cf. Tigrinya näḳḥe 'to wake, awake, wake up'; 'to be on guard, on the alert, to be vigilant' (KT 1313).
Comment (K 1025).
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 bodrstvovat'
Lexeme 2 bodryj
Meaning 1 to be awake Всю ночь капитан бодрствовал
"'The captain was awake the whole night'"
Direction
Meaning 2 active, lively бодрое приветствие
"'a lively salutation'"
Reference
Related Languages
Comment