Number of realizations

31

to ask (for)

to pray

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Cham
Lexeme likơw
Meaning 1 to ask (for)
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray
Reference Alieva Bùi Khán Thế 1999 page 129
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Comment
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 молить (molit')
Lexeme 2 молиться (molit'sja)
Meaning 1 to ask (for)
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray
Reference <personally collected data>
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Romanian
Lexeme ruga
Meaning 1 to ask someone insistently to fulfill a wish, a service, a favor, etc; to ask someone for the will or permission to do something
Direction
Meaning 2 to make a prayer, to invoke divinity
Reference DEX98
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Comment Romanian te rog 'please', lit. 'I ask you'. Romanian ruga from Latin rogo, rogare. More often Romanian cere 'ask (for)'.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Udmurt
Lexeme вӧсяськыны
Meaning 1 to ask (for)
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray
Reference Kirillova 2008
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Udmurt
Lexeme йыбырттыны
Meaning 1 to ask (for)
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray; pray for the dead, commemorate the dead
Reference Kirillova 2008
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Comment Also йыбыртъяны, йыбыртъяськыны
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme prier
Meaning 1 to ask (for) prier qqn d'intervenir
"to ask sb. to intervene"
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray prier à l'église
"to pray in church"
Reference CNRTL
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme be
Meaning 1 to ask (for) be om lov
"to ask permission"
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray be til Gud
"to pray to God"
Reference BO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme bede
Meaning 1 to ask (for) bede om hjælp
"to ask for help"
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray bede til Gud
"to pray to God"
Reference DDO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme be
Meaning 1 to ask (for) be om lov
"to ask permission"
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray be till Gud
"to pray to God"
Reference SAO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Icelandic
Lexeme biðja
Meaning 1 to ask (for) hann bað mig að bíða smástund
"he asked me to wait a moment "
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray presturinn bað ótal bænir í kirkjunni
"in church the priest said one prayer after another"
Reference ISLEX
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme λίσσομαι (λίτομαι)
Meaning 1 to beg, pray
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray gods
Reference LSJ
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Armenian
Lexeme xndirkʿ (խնդիրք)
Meaning 1 entreaty
Direction
Meaning 2 praying
Reference Galstjan 1984
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Comment Also xndirvack‘ (խնդրվածք)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Armenian
Lexeme małtʿel (մաղթել)
Meaning 1 to implore, to beg
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray
Reference Galstjan 1984
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Bulgarian
Lexeme 1 моля
Lexeme 2 моля се
Meaning 1 to ask (for)
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray
Reference Bernštejn 1966
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mandarin Chinese
Lexeme dǎo (祷, 禱)
Meaning 1 to ask (for)
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray gods Dǎo yǔ (祷雨)
"to pray for the rain"
Reference BKRS
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mandarin Chinese
Lexeme qǐng; qīng; qíng (请, 請)
Meaning 1 to ask (for)
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray Qǐng shén (请神)
"to pray to the gods"
Reference BKRS
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Hungarian
Lexeme könyörög
Meaning 1 to implore, to beg
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray Meddő anyánk könyörög gyerekért. (József Attila)
"Our barren mother begs for a child"
Reference MEK 1978
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme pregare
Meaning 1 to ask (for) lo pregò di ascoltarlo
"He begged to listen to him"
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray sono stata in chiesa a pregare
"I went to church to pray"
Reference Vocabolario Treccani
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Japanese
Lexeme negai (ねがい, 願い)
Meaning 1 wish, request
Direction
Meaning 2 prayer
Reference <personally collected data>
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme precor, precari
Meaning 1 to ask, beg, entreat, pray
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray (gods)
Reference Lewis Short
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Meadow Mari
Lexeme кумала
Meaning 1 to implore, to humbly beg
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray
Reference Marij jylme muter
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Meadow Mari
Lexeme сӧрвалаш
Meaning 1 to ask (for) Тамара, сӧрвалем, пӧртыл мӧҥгеш (Николай Арбан)
"Tamara, please come back "
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray (god) Сӧрвалыза юмым. Тудо полша.(Анатолий Березин)
"Pray to god. He will help."
Reference Marij jylme muter
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Portuguese
Lexeme rogo
Meaning 1 wish, request
Direction
Meaning 2 prayer
Reference Feerštejn Starec 2005
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Portuguese
Lexeme pedir
Meaning 1 to ask (for)
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray
Reference Feerštejn Starec 2005
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme deprecación
Meaning 1 entreaty, supplication
Direction
Meaning 2 prayer
Reference Narumov 1995
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Modern Written Arabic
Lexeme istamṭara
Meaning 1 to ask a favor
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray, ask for rain
Reference Baranov
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme yakarış
Meaning 1 request, entreaty
Direction
Meaning 2 prayer
Reference Jusipova 2005
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme pray
Meaning 1 used as a preface to polite requests or instructions ladies and gentlemen, pray be seated
Direction
Meaning 2 address a solemn request or expression of thanks to a deity or other object of worship the whole family is praying for Michael
Reference ODE
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Finnish
Lexeme rukous
Meaning 1 entreaty, supplication
Direction
Meaning 2 prayer
Reference Vahros Ščerbakov 2007
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Portuguese
Lexeme orar
Meaning 1 to ask (for)
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray
Reference Feerštejn Starec 2005
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Ukrainian
Lexeme 1 молити
Lexeme 2 молитися
Meaning 1 to ask (for)
Direction
Meaning 2 to pray
Reference SUM-11
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