Number of realizations

19

aunt

<term of address to a woman>

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme тетя (tëtja)
Meaning 1 aunt
Direction
Meaning 2 <term of address to a woman>
Reference Efremova 2000
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Brahui
Lexeme tāta
Meaning 1 aunt
Direction
Meaning 2 mode of address to any female relative
Reference Bray_Brahui dictionary page 287
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Burmese
Lexeme dɔ̀ dɔ̀
Meaning 1 aunt
Direction
Meaning 2 polite and respectful term of address to an elderly woman
Reference SEAlang Burmrse
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hiligaynon
Lexeme áling
Meaning 1 aunt
Direction
Meaning 2 dear old woman
Reference SEAlang Hiligaynon
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hiligaynon
Lexeme mánding
Meaning 1 aunt
Direction
Meaning 2 dear old woman
Reference SEAlang Hiligaynon
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hiligaynon
Lexeme tíà, tíya
Meaning 1 aunt
Direction
Meaning 2 dame, matron; good old woman; respect term for older females
Reference SEAlang Hiligaynon
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Comment From Spanish
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Indonesian
Lexeme tante
Meaning 1 aunt
Direction
Meaning 2 term of address and reference for older European, Chinese, or Westernized women
Reference SEALang Indonesia
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Comment From Dutch
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Khmer
Lexeme miiŋ
Meaning 1 aunt (younger sister of either parent)
Direction
Meaning 2 2nd person pronoun for an older woman one does not know (one who is younger or appears to be younger than one's parents)
Reference SEAlang Khmer
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Khmer
Lexeme ʔum, ʔom
Meaning 1 elder sibling of one's parent
Direction
Meaning 2 you / your (to uncle or aunt older than one's parent or to older non-relatives in one's parents' generation)
Reference SEAlang Khmer
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lao
Lexeme mɛ̄ː ɲáːy
Meaning 1 aunt (mother's younger sister)
Direction
Meaning 2 elderly woman
Reference SEAlang Lao
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Malay
Lexeme achi'
Meaning 1 elder sister; junior aunt
Direction
Meaning 2 term in use for addressing elderly ladies
Reference SEALang Malay
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Malay
Lexeme atek
Meaning 1 aunt
Direction
Meaning 2 old lady; orm of address to one's elders
Reference SEALang Malay
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Malay
Lexeme bibi
Meaning 1 aunt
Direction
Meaning 2 aged female relative
Reference SEALang Malay
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Modern Mon
Lexeme paa3
Meaning 1 aunt, father's or mother's elder sister; wife of a father's or mother's elder brother
Direction
Meaning 2 respectful appellation for elderly females
Reference SEAlang Mon
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tagalog
Lexeme ále
Meaning 1 aunt
Direction
Meaning 2 expression addressed to a woman; reference to a woman
Reference SEAlang Tagalog
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Thai
Lexeme ˈpâa
Meaning 1 elder aunt (older sister of father or mother)
Direction
Meaning 2 you, Auntie (speaking to elder aunt or other older woman); she, her, Auntie (speaking of elder aunt); I, me, Auntie (elder aunt or older woman speaking to nephew, niece, or other younger person)
Reference SEAlang Thai
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mandarin Chinese
Lexeme yí (姨)
Meaning 1 wife's sister; aunt (mother's sister)
Direction
Meaning 2 You, auntie (between women)
Reference BKRS
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Kannada
Lexeme atte
Meaning 1 aunt (father’s sister, mother’s brother’s wife)
Direction
Meaning 2 <word for addressing or referring to a woman elder to oneself with respect and endearment>
Reference Kannada-English Etymological Dictionary page 29
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hungarian
Lexeme néni
Meaning 1 aunt
Direction
Meaning 2 <term of address to an elderly woman>
Reference Гальди 1974 page 560
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