Number of realizations

2

nest (n.)

family

Realization
Type Cognates
Language 1 Pukapukan
Language 2 Hawaiian
Lexeme 1 kooanga
Lexeme 2 ʔohana
Meaning 1 nest (n.)
Direction
Meaning 2 family
Reference POLLEX-Online
Related Languages
Comment Marquesas kohata ‘nest’, Moriori kuhanga ‘bird's nest’, New Zealand Maori koowhanga ‘nest’, Penrhyn koo(h)anga ‘nest’, Rarotongan kooʔanga ‘nest (of bird or animal)’, Tahitian ofaa ‘thicket, impenetrable brushwood; to nestle, or lie close in a nest, as a bird’, Tuamotu koofaŋa ‘nest’
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Old East Slavic
Lexeme гнѣздо
Meaning 1 nest (n.)
Direction
Meaning 2 family; kin, descendants, posterity Три гнѣзда людей: Поликарпикъ съ женою, у него сынъ Алешка, Петрушка Семеновъ съ женою Анискою, Еремка Фомин съ женою Дункою (1689); Дремлетъ въ полѣ Ольгово хороброе гнѣздо, далече залетѣло («Слово о полку Игореве»)
"Three nests of people: Polikarpik with his wife, his son Aleshka, Petrushka Semenov with his wife Aniska, Yeremka Fomin with his wife Dunka; Oleg’s brave nest is snoozing in the field, far flown («The Tale of Igor's Campaign», Oleg’s nest = descendants prince Oleg Svyatoslavich, grandson of Yaroslav the Wise, grandfather of Igor Svyatoslavich)"
Reference SRJa XI-XVII page 4 43-44
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