wife daughter-in-law 1 realization
NEW Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language Kurux
Lexeme 1 khaī
Lexeme 2 khaī
Meaning 1 wife Ā paddantī khaī ondrkan
'I brought a wife from that village.'
Direction
Meaning 2 daughter-in-law Ī punā khaī oṇḍā nalakh nanū ālī manō.
'This intended daughter-in-law of ours will develop into a thrifty wife. '
Reference Oraon-English Dictionary: 401
Comment The lexeme has restrictions in the 1 meaning: in polite usage khaī meaning 'wife', is never associated with a posessive pronoun.