rope, string, cord, lashing unit of length 6 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme cordel
Meaning 1 string
Direction
Meaning 2 the distance of five steps
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Comment Narumov 1995: 226
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme σχοῖνος
Meaning 1 (тростниковая) веревка, бечева, канат
Direction
Meaning 2 Egyptian length unit = 30 stadia, i.e. About 5.5 km
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Comment The principal meaning is that of 'cane'
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme gämäd
Meaning 1 'rope'
Direction
Meaning 2 'measure of land'
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Comment Check Pankhurst
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme cuerda
Meaning 1 rope, cord, cable, wire rope
Direction
Meaning 2 length unit (7095,15 mm)
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Comment Narumov 1995: 243
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme soga
Meaning 1 rope, cable
Direction
Meaning 2 length unit (= 710.5 sm)
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Comment Narumov 1995: 709
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Dutch
Lexeme kabeltouw
Meaning 1 anchor tow
Direction
Meaning 2 cable length
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Comment Also the Rus. кабельтов initially in the meaning of 'anchor cable' Фасмер 2, 151. Cf. also the Sp. cable 'cable' and 'кабельтов (a length unit)'