to take to copulate 1 realization
NEW Realization 1
Type Cognates
Language 1 Muher
Language 2 Amharic
Lexeme bädda
Meaning 1 to take, take away, snatch away
Meaning 2 to copulate, have sexual intercourse (male only)
Reference EDG: 131 AED: 934
Comment The meaning "to take, take away, snatch away" is also found in other Gurage languages (cf. EDG 131). On the comparison and on the employment of the Amharic term see Fjeld et al. 2019:99-100.