Number of realizations

37

to go after smb.

to act according to

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Malagasy
Lexeme manàraka
Meaning 1 follow
Direction
Meaning 2 obey
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 179
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Korean
Lexeme ttaluta
Meaning 1 follows
Direction
Meaning 2 obeys
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 179
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Uma
Lexeme tukuʔ
Meaning 1 follow
Direction
Meaning 2 obey
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 179
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mandarin Chinese
Lexeme 1 zūn (遵)
Lexeme 2 zūn
Meaning 1 to follow Hóng fēi zūn zhǔ (鸿飞遵渚)
"swan flies along the shallow"
Direction
Meaning 2 to obey, comply with Zūn zhǐ (遵旨)
"to obey a command (degree)"
Reference BKRS page 11174
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme follow
Meaning 1 to follow (smn) I opened the door for her in silence, and followed her out.
"I opened the door for her in silence, and followed her out."
Direction
Meaning 2 to follow smth follow smb's example
"follow smb's example"
Reference
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Indonesian
Lexeme mengikut
Meaning 1 to go along with, accompany
Direction
Meaning 2 to follow, obey, comply with, adhere to
Reference SEALang Indonesia
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Buru
Lexeme hai
Meaning 1 follow
Direction
Meaning 2 obey
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 179
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Japanese
Lexeme shitagau (従う)
Meaning 1 to follow; to move in the same path or direction mae o iku hito ni shitagatte aruku (前を行く人に従って歩く)
"to follow the people walking forwards"
Direction
Meaning 2 to obey; to comply Hō ni shitagatta (法に従った。); shiji ni shitagatte kōdō suru (指示に従って行動する)
"I followed the law; to act according to instructions"
Reference Haser 2000 page 179
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mandarin Chinese
Lexeme súi (随)
Meaning 1 to follow
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to smth
Reference BKRS page 11182
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 следовать (sledovat')
Lexeme 2 следовать (sledovat')'
Meaning 1 to follow Отряд ОМОНа следовал за бандитами по пятам.
"The Special Police Force squadron followed tha bandits on their heels"
Direction
Meaning 2 to obey; to comply следовать указаниям, правилам, примеру
"to follow, instructions, rules, example"
Reference <personally collected data>
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mongolian (Khalkha)
Lexeme дагах
Meaning 1 follow
Direction
Meaning 2 obey хуулийг журамлан дагах
"to comply with laws"
Reference BAMRS 2001-2002 page 677-678
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Comment Haser 2000, 179
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hungarian
Lexeme követni
Meaning 1 to follow
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to
Reference Gal’di 1987 page 426
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Comment Haser 2000, 179 From Proto-Finno-Ugric *küjɜ- 'follow'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Egyptian
Lexeme šms
Meaning 1 follow, accompany
Direction
Meaning 2 obey
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Comment Haser 2000, 179
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hausa
Lexeme bi
Meaning 1 follow
Direction
Meaning 2 obey
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 179
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Manchu
Lexeme dahambi
Meaning 1 follow
Direction
Meaning 2 obey
Reference
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Comment Haser 2000, 179
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme seguir
Meaning 1 to follow
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to smth seguir las reglas
"to follow rules"
Reference
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Comment Narumov 1995: 694
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Finnish
Lexeme seurata
Meaning 1 to follow, accompany (to go or come after in physical space)
Direction
Meaning 2 to follow, obey (live one's life according to religion, teachings, etc)
Reference Haser 2000 page 179
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme suivre
Meaning 1 to follow suivre une procession
"to follow a procession"
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to suivre un plan; suivre un conseil
"to follow a plan; to follow a piece of advice"
Reference Larousse online
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme følge
Meaning 1 to follow følge gjestene til døra
"to follow the guests to the door"
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to følge spillereglene; følge ens eksempel
"to follow the rules of the game; to follow sb’s example"
Reference BO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme følge
Meaning 1 to follow følge i hælene på
"to tread in sb’s footsteps"
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to følge rådet; følge reglerne
"to follow the piece of advice; to follow the rules"
Reference DDO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme följa
Meaning 1 to follow de följde rymlingen i spåren
"they followed the runaway in his footsteps"
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to följa instruktionen
"to follow the instruction"
Reference SAO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Icelandic
Lexeme fylgja
Meaning 1 to follow hún fylgdi gestinum út að dyrum
"she followed the guest to the door"
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to hún fylgdi fyrirmælum læknisins
"she followed the doctor’s instructions"
Reference ISLEX
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Armenian
Lexeme hetevel (հետեւել)
Meaning 1 to follow
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to
Reference Galstjan 1984 page 414
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Burmese
Lexeme laiʔ
Meaning 1 to follow
Direction
Meaning 2 to follow some course of action; to act in accordance with
Reference SEAlang Burmrse
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Javanese
Lexeme dhèrèk
Meaning 1 to accompany
Direction
Meaning 2 to obey, follow
Reference SEAlang Javanese
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lao
Lexeme tàːm
Meaning 1 to follow; to escort; to accompany
Direction
Meaning 2 in accordance with, according to (preposition)
Reference SEAlang Lao
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lao
Lexeme tòːy
Meaning 1 to follow, to accompany/to escort
Direction
Meaning 2 to follow, to imitate (somebody)
Reference SEAlang Lao
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Comment Rare
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Malay
Lexeme turut
Meaning 1 following in succession after
Direction
Meaning 2 following advice or instruction
Reference SEALang Malay
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Shan
Lexeme tsɔm4
Meaning 1 to follow
Direction
Meaning 2 according to, accordingly (adverb)
Reference SEAlang Shan
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Thai
Lexeme kʰlɔ́ɔy
Meaning 1 to go along with, follow
Direction
Meaning 2 to comply with; agree with
Reference SEAlang Thai
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Vietnamese
Lexeme noi
Meaning 1 to follow
Direction
Meaning 2 to follow example
Reference SEAlang Vietnamese
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Vietnamese
Lexeme theo
Meaning 1 to follow, go after
Direction
Meaning 2 to follow somebody's example; obey, be obedient; comply, yield, submit
Reference SEAlang Vietnamese
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme suivre
Meaning 1 to follow
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to suivre les consignes
"follow orders"
Reference NFRS
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme izlemek
Meaning 1 to follow
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to verdiğim öğüdü tutmadı
"he did not follow my advice"
Reference Jusipova 2005
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme seguire
Meaning 1 to follow
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to
Reference Zor'ko et al. 2002
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme folgen
Meaning 1 to follow
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to einem Rat folgen
"follow the advice"
Reference Moskal'skaja (ed.) 2001
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Comment Also befolgen
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Portuguese
Lexeme seguir
Meaning 1 to follow
Direction
Meaning 2 to act according to seguir o exemplo
"to follow suit"
Reference Feerštejn Starec 2005
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