Number of realizations

11

grandfather

<term of address to a man>

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Kannada
Lexeme tāta
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 an address and reference term with respect and love for an old man
Reference Kannada-English Etymological Dictionary page 461
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Comment Also ayya = "grandfather", "word used for calling a man with respect (which has been replaced by “Sir” in cities)"
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tamil
Lexeme tāttā
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 a polite way of referring to an aged person
Reference Cre-A Tamil page 530
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Comment Meaning 2: it's a nowadays usage
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Tamil
Lexeme ayyā
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 term of respectful address to a man
Reference Cre-A Tamil page 190
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Comment Meaning 2: "a word of courtesy used to refer to someone who is older or in a higher position; sir."
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Kannada
Lexeme ayya
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 <term of address to a man>
Reference Kannada-English Etymological Dictionary page 52
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Comment Meaning 2: word used for calling a man with respect (which has been replaced by “Sir” in cities)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Brahui
Lexeme abā
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 respectful term of address
Reference Bray_Brahui dictionary page 49
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme dede
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 word of address to old men in casual speech
Reference TDKS
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Waray
Lexeme lolo
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 term of address for an old man
Reference SEAlang Waray
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Indonesian
Lexeme datuk
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 an honorific title for people of high status or older people within the group
Reference SEALang Indonesia
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Javanese
Lexeme kaki
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 term of address affectionate, respectful for young man.
Reference SEAlang Javanese
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Shan
Lexeme pu2
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 appellation of respect given to aged men
Reference SEAlang Shan
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Thai
Lexeme ˈtaa
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 title used with the first names of men or boys, especially older men
Reference SEAlang Thai
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