Number of realizations

7

ship, vessel

shuttle (weaving instrument)

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme Schiffchen
Meaning 1 a small ship, a small boat
Direction
Meaning 2 shuttle (loom)
Reference Moskal'skaja (ed.) 2001
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Comment Also Weberschiffen
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme челнок (čelnok)
Meaning 1 small boat На каждом остроносом длинном челноке сидело по три или четыре гребца.
"Three or four oarsmen sat on each sharp-necked long boat"
Direction
Meaning 2 part of a loom Она опять взялась за челнок и продолжала ткать до самого вечера (Л. Н. Толстой)
"She again took up the shuttle and continued to weave until the evening."
Reference BAS page 17 819-820
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Comment From чёлн 'a kind of boat'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Medieval Latin
Lexeme navicula
Meaning 1 small ship
Direction
Meaning 2 shuttle (loom)
Reference Blaise page 613
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Comment French navette 'shuttle (in weaving)' and Portuguese naveta are partial calques from Latin
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mandarin Chinese
Lexeme wǎngsuō (网梭)
Meaning 1 boat
Direction
Meaning 2 shuttle for knitting fishnet fabric
Reference BKRS
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Comment wǎng (网) 'net; web; network', suō (梭) means only 'weaver's shuttle'
Realization
Type Semantic evolution
Language 1 Middle Persian (Pahlavi)
Language 2 Farsi
Lexeme 1 mkwk' /makōg/
Lexeme 2 makōk (مکوک)
Meaning 1 boat
Direction
Meaning 2 shuttle (weaving instrument)
Reference MacKenzie 1971 page 53
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Comment Borrowed to Classical Armenian makoyk (մակոյկ) 'boat', Armenian makuyk (մակույկ) 'boat', makʿokʿ (մաքոք) ' weaver's shuttle', Georgian mako (მაქო) 'shuttle', Turkish mekik 'weaver's shuttle' Ačaṙean 1977, 232-233, Petrosean, Matatʿeay 1879, Steingass 1892.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Balinese
Lexeme sekoci
Meaning 1 boat
Direction
Meaning 2 weaver's shuttle
Reference SEALang Balinese
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Vietnamese
Lexeme thoi
Meaning 1 dugout, canoe
Direction
Meaning 2 weaver's shuttle
Reference SEAlang Vietnamese
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