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12

hand/arm

power, authority

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Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme χείρ
Meaning 1 arm, hand
Direction
Meaning 2 power ὑπὸ χεῖρα ποιεῖσθαι to bring under one's power; οἱ ὑπὸ χ. persons in one's power; ὑπὸ τὴν χ. ἐλθεῖν to come into one's hand
Reference LSJ
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Type Polysemy
Language Tagalog
Lexeme bisig
Meaning 1 arm, hand
Direction
Meaning 2 (fig.) power
Reference Krus Ignašev 1959
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Type Polysemy
Language Portuguese
Lexeme mão
Meaning 1 hand
Direction
Meaning 2 power, domination
Reference Feerštejn Starec 2005
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Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme brazo
Meaning 1 arm
Direction
Meaning 2 influence, power
Reference Narumov 1995
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Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme mano
Meaning 1 hand
Direction
Meaning 2 power, patronage, influence
Reference Narumov 1995
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Comment
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Type Polysemy
Language Portuguese
Lexeme braço
Meaning 1 arm
Direction
Meaning 2 strength, power, might
Reference Feerštejn Starec 2005
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Type Polysemy
Language Armenian
Lexeme bazuk (բազուկ)
Meaning 1 arm, forearm
Direction
Meaning 2 (figuratively) power, might
Reference Galstjan 1984
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Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme arm
Meaning 1 each of the two upper limbs of the human body from the shoulder to the hand
Direction
Meaning 2 used to refer to something powerful or protective
Reference ODE
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Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme mano
Meaning 1 hand
Direction
Meaning 2 will, authority, protection venire a mano
" to come into power"
Reference Vocabolario Treccani
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Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme braccio
Meaning 1 arm
Direction
Meaning 2 symbol of power, strength, authority avere braccio
"have power to act"
Reference Vocabolario Treccani
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Type Polysemy
Language Komi
Lexeme кипод
Meaning 1 hand/arm
Direction
Meaning 2 power, authority чукӧртіс став кипод вынсӧ
"gathered all the forces under his control"
Reference Beznosikova et al. 2000
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Comment киподувса 'which is under the arms or near', 'subordinate'
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Type Polysemy
Language Niuean
Lexeme lima
Meaning 1 hand, arm
Direction
Meaning 2 power, authority
Reference POLLEX-Online
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