father founder 23 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme father
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 an important male figure in the origin and early history of something he's held to be the father of abstract art
Reference ODE
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme baba
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder
Reference Jusipova 2005
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ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme πατήρ
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder, author οἱ πατέρες τῶν ἀτόμων
'the authors of the atomic theory'
Reference LSJ
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ACCEPTED Realization 4
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme pater
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder Herodotus pater historiae
Reference Glare
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ACCEPTED Realization 5
Type Polysemy
Language Romanian
Lexeme tată
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 a man considered as ancestor, founder of a dynasty, a nation, etc.
Reference DEX98
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ACCEPTED Realization 6
Type Polysemy
Language Karachay-Balkar
Lexeme ата (ata)
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder Жуковский орус авиацияны атасыды
'Zhukovsky is the father of Russian aviation'
Reference Tenišev, Sujunčev 1985: 85-86
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 7
Type Polysemy
Language Tuvan
Lexeme ада
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder
Reference Tenišev 2008: 10
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 8
Type Polysemy
Language Yakut
Lexeme аҕа (ağa)
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder Саха литератураын аҕата
'founder of Yakut literature'
Reference Slepcov 1972: 29-30
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 9
Type Polysemy
Language Indonesian
Lexeme bapak
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder, founding father
Reference Stevens, Schmidgall-Tellings 2010: 92
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 10
Type Polysemy
Language Malay
Lexeme bapak
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder
Reference Rott et al. 1977.: 36
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 11
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme fader
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder
Reference Krymova et al. 2004: 157
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 12
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme Vater
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder
Reference Moskal'skaja (ed.) 2001
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 13
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme far
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder
Reference Arakin 2000: 1, 224-225
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 14
Type Polysemy
Language Modern Greek
Lexeme πατέρας
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder
Reference Xorikov, Malev 1993: 610
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 15
Type Polysemy
Language Pashto
Lexeme plār
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder
Reference Aslanov 1985: 180
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 16
Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme padre
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder Petrarca è il padre della poesia, Einstein è il padre della fisica moderna, Saussure è il padre della linguistica moderna
Reference Zor'ko et al. 2002: 612
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 17
Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme padre
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder
Reference DRAE
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 18
Type Polysemy
Language Portuguese
Lexeme pai
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder
Reference Feerštejn, Starec 2005: 592
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 19
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme отец (otec)
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder Жуковский был отцом русской авиации
'Zhukovsky was the father of Russian aviation'
Reference BAS: 8, 1364-1366
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ACCEPTED Realization 20
Type Polysemy
Language Hungarian
Lexeme apa
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder
Reference Gal’di 1987: 41
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 21
Type Polysemy
Language Azerbaijani
Lexeme ata
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder Üzeyir Hacibəyov şərq musiqisinin atasıdır
'Üzeyir Hacibəyov is the father of oriental music'
Reference Azərbaycanca-rusca lüǧet 2006: 161
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 22
Type Borrowing
Language 1 Sanskrit
Language 2 Telugu
Lexeme 1 janaka
Lexeme 2 janakuḍu
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder
Reference Gwynn Telugu Dictionary: 201
Comment While borrowed, the word has lost its meanings: in Sanscrit it had a meaning 'progenitor, husband', and in Telugu in has not.
NEW Realization 23
Type Polysemy
Language Malay
Lexeme bapak
Meaning 1 father
Direction
Meaning 2 founder, creator
Reference Rott et al. 1977.: 36
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