father boss 11 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language Akkadian
Lexeme abu
Meaning 1 father mārū warki abīšunu illakū
the children go with their father
Direction
Meaning 2 sheikh; principal (of a business), master, expert, foreman a-ba-ú-šu-nu išammeūni-ma libbašnu ilamminū
should their principals hear (about it), they would become angry
Reference CAD
Comment CAD a 67-68. From PS *ʔab-, cf. Kogan RAI 2009, 1.1.
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Polysemy
Language Chechen
Lexeme да
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 village headman (hist.)
Reference Maciev 1961: 120
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Polysemy
Language Classical Persian
Lexeme بابا (bābā)
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 chief (n.)
Reference Rubinčik 1970: 153
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 4
Type Polysemy
Language Hausa
Lexeme uba
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 leader, master uban tafia
leader of expedition
Reference Robinson 1913: I, 389
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 5
Type Polysemy
Language Lao
Lexeme phǭ (ພໍ່)
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 chief (n.)
Reference Morev et al. 1982: 682
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 6
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme pater
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 one who supervises or has charge; the senior member or president (of a religious or other sodality)
Reference Glare: 1308
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 7
Type Polysemy
Language Swahili
Lexeme baba
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 head, leader
Reference Polikanov
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 8
Type Polysemy
Language Tamil
Lexeme tantai
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 patron
Reference Fabricius Tamil: 484
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 9
Type Polysemy
Language Thai
Lexeme pɔ̂ɔ (พ่อ)
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 chief (n.)
Reference Morev 1964: 514
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 10
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme baba
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 leader of illegal arms trade, drug dealers, etc.
Reference Jusipova 2005
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 11
Type Polysemy
Language Vietnamese
Lexeme thầy
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 master, boss
Reference SEAlang Vietnamese
Comment