Number of realizations

8

to beat, hit

to strike (of lightning)

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Komi
Lexeme кучкыны
Meaning 1 to beat, hit мышкӧ кучкыны
"to hit on the back"
Direction
Meaning 2 to strike (of lightning) чардби кучкис пожӧмӧ
"lightning struck the pine"
Reference Beznosikova et al. 2000
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Meadow Mari
Lexeme рашкалташ
Meaning 1 to beat, hit (on face) Саҥгаж гыч Клим рашкалтыш
"Klim hit him on the forehead"
Direction
Meaning 2 to strike (of lightning) Волгенче кӱкшӧ пушеҥгым рашкалта
"Lightning strikes a tall tree"
Reference Marij jylme muter
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Comment Also 'to flip a whip', 'to shoot'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme бить (bit')
Meaning 1 to beat, hit
Direction
Meaning 2 to strike (of lightning) Молнии бьют в вершину холма.
"Lightning strikes to the top of the hill"
Reference <personally collected data>
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme ударять (udarjat')
Meaning 1 to beat, hit
Direction
Meaning 2 to strike (of lightning) Молния ударила в дерево
"lightning struck a tree"
Reference <personally collected data>
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme strike
Meaning 1 to beat, hit
Direction
Meaning 2 to strike (of lightning) The house had been struck by lightning
Reference <personally collected data>
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme einschlagen
Meaning 1 to smash
Direction
Meaning 2 to strike (of lightning)
Reference Moskal'skaja (ed.) 2001
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme çarpmak
Meaning 1 to beat, hit
Direction
Meaning 2 to strike (of lightning) yıldırım ağaca çarptı
"lightning struck a tree"
Reference Jusipova 2005
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Modern Greek
Lexeme αστράφτω
Meaning 1 to strike (of lightning)
Direction
Meaning 2 (metaphor) for a blow to the face Θα σου αστράψω μια και θα δεις τον ουρανό
" I will hit on you and you will see the sky fly"
Reference DSMG
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