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13

to raise, lift (tr.)

to abolish

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme to raise
Meaning 1 to move to a higher position; elevate to raise the loads with a crane
Direction
Meaning 2 to bring to an end; remove to raise a siege; to raise a ban
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Classical Arabic
Lexeme rafaʕa
Meaning 1 to lift [BK I 897]
Direction
Meaning 2 to take off, to delete, to stop [BK I 897] rafaʕa ʕanhu š-šarra 'He took off the evil from him, he relieved him from the evil'
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Comment (BK I 897).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Amharic
Lexeme anässa
Meaning 1 to raise, lift up
Direction
Meaning 2 to clear off (table), clear away (dishes), to remove, take away, to withdraw (a charge), rescind (an order), lift (a ban or prohibition) kəssun anässa 'to drop charges'
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Comment (K 1020).
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme αἴρω
Meaning 1 to raise, lift (tr.) τινὸς ἄντα ἔγχος ἀεῖραι
"to raise spear against smb."
Direction
Meaning 2 to remove, eliminate συνθήκας ἄρασθαι
"to dissolve treaties"
Reference LSJ
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme heve
Meaning 1 to raise, lift (tr.) heve armen
"to raise one’s hand"
Direction
Meaning 2 to eliminate heve en kontrakt; heve forlovelsen
"to break a contract; to break the engagement"
Reference BO
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Comment Cf. the derivative oppheve: oppheve en lov (to strike down a law)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme hæve
Meaning 1 to raise, lift (tr.)
Direction
Meaning 2 to eliminate hæve forlovelsen
"to break the engagement"
Reference DDO
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Comment Сf. the derivative ophæve: ophæve forbuddet (to lift the ban)
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Swedish
Lexeme 1 häva
Lexeme 2 upphäva
Meaning 1 to raise, lift (tr.) han hävde upp kroppen ur sängen
"he lift his body from the bed"
Direction
Meaning 2 to remove, eliminate upphäva beslutet
"to cancel a decision"
Reference SAO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme aufheben
Meaning 1 to raise, lift (tr.) einen Stein aufheben
"to lift a stone"
Direction
Meaning 2 to abolish ein Verbot aufheben
"to lift the ban"
Reference БНРС
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Dutch
Lexeme opheffen
Meaning 1 to raise, lift (tr.) de handen opheffen
"to raise one's hand"
Direction
Meaning 2 to abolish een wet opheffen
"to abolish a law"
Reference Van Dale
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme heve
Meaning 1 to raise, lift (tr.) heve glasset
"to raise one's glass"
Direction
Meaning 2 to abolish heve en kontrakt
"to cancel a contract"
Reference BO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme hæve
Meaning 1 to raise, lift (tr.) hæve et glas
"to raise one's glass"
Direction
Meaning 2 to abolish hæve forlovelsen
"to break off the engagement"
Reference DDO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme häva
Meaning 1 to raise, lift (tr.) hon hävde upp packningen på axlarna
"she lifted the bag on her shoulders"
Direction
Meaning 2 to abolish häva ett avtal
"to cancel a contract"
Reference SAO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme levantar
Meaning 1 to raise, lift (tr.) levantar la mano
"to raise one's hand"
Direction
Meaning 2 to abolish levantar el embargo
"to lift the embargo"
Reference Narumov 1995
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