Number of realizations

5

to feel hunger

to want

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme peinao
Meaning 1 to be hungry
Direction
Meaning 2 to desire, to long for
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Realization
Type Derivation
Language Irish Gaelic
Lexeme 1 ocras
Lexeme 2 caraim
Meaning 1 hunger
Direction
Meaning 2 love, desire
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Comment Buck 332
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Gothic
Lexeme 1 grēdus
Lexeme 2 gairnjan
Meaning 1 hunger
Direction
Meaning 2 desire
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Comment Buck 332
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme esurio
Meaning 1 to be hungry cum esuriente panem suum dividere 'to share one's bread with the one who is hungry'
Direction
Meaning 2 to want, desire, long for nil ibi, quod nobis esuriatur, erit 'there is nothing which would be desirable for us'
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Realization
Type Semantic evolution
Language 1 Old East Slavic
Language 2 Russian
Lexeme 1 алкати
Lexeme 2 alkat'
Meaning 1 to starve, to famish
Direction
Meaning 2 to desire
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