to rise (of heavenly bodies) east 4 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Derivation
Language Tigre
Lexeme 1 fagra
Lexeme 2 mǝfgār-ṣaḥāy
Meaning 1 to go out; to rise (moon etc.)
Direction
Meaning 2 East (lit. 'sunrise') nāy məgbāy məfgār-ṣaḥāy ʔakay maḳrəḥ 'the bad condition of the Middle East'
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Comment (LH 674; Raz 1983:131); mǝfgār 'sunrise'.
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Derivation
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme 1 šaraḳa
Lexeme 2 šarḳ-, mašriḳ-
Meaning 1 to rise (sun) šaraḳat-i š-šams-u 'the sun rose'
Direction
Meaning 2 East
Reference
Related Languages The cognates of this root derive the term for 'East' in most Semitic languages.
Comment (Lane 1539; BK I 1220).
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme ἕως
Meaning 1 dawn, sunrise
Direction
Meaning 2 east πρὸς ἕω βλέπειν Xen. быть обращённым на восток; τὰ πρὸς τὴν ἠῶ Her. восточные области; πρὸς ἕω τῆς πόλεως Xen. к востоку от города.
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Comment
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme oriens
Meaning 1 dawn, sunrise
Direction
Meaning 2 east
Reference Sakhno 2009 page 228
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