Number of realizations

2

eye

sun

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme ʕayn-
Meaning 1 eye
Direction
Meaning 2 sun ṭalaʕat-I l-ʕayn-u
"The sun rose"
Reference
Related Languages
Comment Lane 2214-16; BK II 425-426. Also in Tigre ʕən 'eye' (LH 472), which is the basic word for 'sun' in some Tigre dialects (Saleh Mahmud Idris 2005:61)
Realization
Type Cognates
Language 1 Old Irish
Language 2 Latin
Lexeme 1 sūil
Lexeme 2 sol
Meaning 1 eye
Direction
Meaning 2 sun
Reference
Related Languages
Comment Buck 225. In other Celtic: Bret. heol 'sun', Wel. haul 'sun'