Number of realizations

5

horseman, rider

knight (chess)

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Icelandic
Lexeme riddari
Meaning 1 horseman, rider
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Berkov et al. 1962
Related Languages
Comment Afrikaans ruiter, Yiddish riter, Faroese riddari
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Irish Gaelic
Lexeme ridire
Meaning 1 horseman, rider
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Ó Dónaill 1977
Related Languages
Comment From Old Irish ritire “rider, knight”, from Old English ridere horseman
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Czech
Lexeme jezdec
Meaning 1 horseman, rider
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference Kopeckij 1976 page 265
Related Languages
Comment Slovak jazdec
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme cavalier
Meaning 1 horseman, rider être hardi cavalier
"to be a brave rider"
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference NFRS
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme knight
Meaning 1 horseman, rider
Direction
Meaning 2 knight (chess)
Reference ODE
Related Languages
Comment borrowed to Japanese naito, Korean naiteu ‘knight in chess’