Number of realizations

15

word

thing said

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mandarin Chinese
Lexeme cí (词 or 詞)
Meaning 1 word Zhè shì fǎyǔ dāncí (这是法语单词)
"This is a French word"
Direction
Meaning 2 expression; speech; statement Zhùcí (祝词)
"greeting speech"
Reference BKRS page 5551
Related Languages
Comment Also 'a kind of poetry originating in the Tang dynasty and flourishing during the Song dynast; characterized by a variety of lines, strict rhyme and alternating tones; 词 repeats the metric of one of the classic samples recognized as the standard and making up the collection cípǔ 词 谱 / 詞譜'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme слово (slovo)
Meaning 1 word Как пишется это слово?
"How do you write this word?"
Direction
Meaning 2 speech Директор сказал приветственное слово.
"The headmaster said a greeting speech."
Reference <personally collected data>
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Komi
Lexeme кыв
Meaning 1 word «кымӧс» кыв бергалӧ быд коми сёрнисикасын
"the word "кымӧс" is used in all dialects of the Komi language"
Direction
Meaning 2 thing said пом кыв
"closing speech "
Reference Beznosikova et al. 2000
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Meadow Mari
Lexeme мут
Meaning 1 word Кусарыме годым южгунамже ик-кок мутым веле огыл, а кугу ужашымат весемдаш перна
"When translating, sometimes it is necessary to change not one or two words, but most."
Direction
Meaning 2 thing said Саламлыме мут
"greeting speech"
Reference Marij jylme muter
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Thai
Lexeme kʰam
Meaning 1 word
"kham-wi-nit-chai"
Direction
Meaning 2 (speech) oral decision; judgment; ruling; verdict (wí-nít-chǎi 'to decide')
Reference SEAlang Thai
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Modern Mon
Lexeme ərè
Meaning 1 word
Direction
Meaning 2 utterance, speech
Reference SEAlang Mon
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Malay
Lexeme perkataan
Meaning 1 word
Direction
Meaning 2 anything that is said
Reference SEALang Malay
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lao
Lexeme kʰám
Meaning 1 word kʰám lā hú
"a weak word (ending in a short vowel)"
Direction
Meaning 2 speech kʰám kʰȁːt
"ultimatum; final word, last proposal"
Reference SEAlang Lao
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Khmer
Lexeme piek
Meaning 1 word piek kɑmprie
"word which consists of only a single letter"
Direction
Meaning 2 utterance, expression, phrase piek kaap
"poetic word"
Reference SEAlang Khmer
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Javanese
Lexeme tembung
Meaning 1 word
Direction
Meaning 2 what s.o. says.
Reference SEAlang Javanese
Related Languages
Comment Also tetembungan 'words, expressions, talk'.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Indonesian
Lexeme kata
Meaning 1 word
Direction
Meaning 2 expression, saying, utterance, remark, phrase
Reference SEALang Indonesia
Related Languages
Comment from Pali kathā, from Sanskrit kathā 'speech; story'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ilocano
Lexeme sau
Meaning 1 word
Direction
Meaning 2 speech
Reference SEAlang Ilocano
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hiligaynon
Lexeme kuún
Meaning 1 word
Direction
Meaning 2 saying, report, utterance
Reference SEAlang Hiligaynon
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Burmese
Lexeme pou'
Meaning 1 word
Direction
Meaning 2 numerical classifier for counting pieces of writing such as articles,verse, songs, etc.
Reference SEAlang Burmrse
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Balinese
Lexeme kruna, kruṇa
Meaning 1 word
Direction
Meaning 2 utterance, sentence
Reference SEALang Balinese
Related Languages
Comment