Number of realizations

5

iron

anchor

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Modern Greek
Lexeme σίδερο
Meaning 1 iron, iron bar
Direction
Meaning 2 anchor
Reference Buck page 737
Related Languages
Comment From Greek were borrowed Serbo-Croatian сидро (sidro), Slovene sidro, Macedonian сидро 'anchor'
Realization
Type Semantic evolution
Language 1 Latin
Language 2 Spanish
Lexeme 1 ferrum
Lexeme 2 ferro
Meaning 1 iron
Direction
Meaning 2 galleys anchor
Reference DRAE
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme ferro
Meaning 1 iron
Direction
Meaning 2 (rare) anchor gettare il ferro
"to drop anchor"
Reference Zor'ko et al. 2002
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Portuguese
Lexeme ferro
Meaning 1 iron
Direction
Meaning 2 (rare) anchor lançar ferro
"to drop anchor"
Reference Feerštejn Starec 2005
Related Languages
Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme demir
Meaning 1 iron demir cevheri
"iron ore"
Direction
Meaning 2 anchor demir kaldırmak
"to raise anchor"
Reference Jusipova 2005
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Comment