Number of realizations

7

lightning

electricity

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hup
Lexeme pæ̃y
Meaning 1 thunder, lightning bolt (striking ground)
Direction
Meaning 2 electricity
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Comment http://wold.livingsources.org/word/7251454360113359
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Malagasy
Lexeme 1 vàratra
Lexeme 2 herimbàratra
Meaning 1 thunder, lightning
Direction
Meaning 2 electricity
Reference
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Comment hèry ‘force’ + -N- 'GEN' + vàratra
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swahili
Lexeme umeme
Meaning 1 lightning piga umeme
"to flash (thunderbolt)"
Direction
Meaning 2 electricity 1. umeme tuli
"1. electricity 2. electric appliances 3. to electrify"
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Comment Polikanov
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mongolian (Khalkha)
Lexeme cahilgaan
Meaning 1 lightning цахилгаан гялалзах
"to flash (thunderbolt)"
Direction
Meaning 2 electricity агаарын цахилгаан
"atmospheric electricity"
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Comment БАМРС.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hawaiian
Lexeme uila, uwila
Meaning 1 lightning
Direction
Meaning 2 electricity
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mandarin Chinese
Lexeme diàn (电, 電)
Meaning 1 lightning
Direction
Meaning 2 electricity
Reference BKRS page 12488
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Khmer
Lexeme rʊənteah
Meaning 1 lightning, thunderbolt
Direction
Meaning 2 electricity
Reference SEAlang Khmer
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