grandfather term of address to a man 11 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language Brahui
Lexeme abā
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 respectful term of address
Reference Bray_Brahui dictionary: 49
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 2
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
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Polysemy
Language Javanese
Lexeme kaki
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 term of address affectionate, respectful for young man.
Reference SEAlang Javanese
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 4
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: 461
Comment Also ayya = "grandfather", "word used for calling a man with respect (which has been replaced by “Sir” in cities)"
ACCEPTED Realization 5
Type Polysemy
Language Kannada
Lexeme ayya
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 term of address to a man
Reference Kannada-English Etymological Dictionary: 52
Comment Meaning 2: word used for calling a man with respect (which has been replaced by “Sir” in cities)
ACCEPTED Realization 6
Type Polysemy
Language Shan
Lexeme pu2
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 appellation of respect given to aged men
Reference SEAlang Shan
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 7
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: 530
Comment Meaning 2: it's a nowadays usage
ACCEPTED Realization 8
Type Polysemy
Language Tamil
Lexeme ayyā
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 term of respectful address to a man
Reference Cre-A Tamil: 190
Comment Meaning 2: "a word of courtesy used to refer to someone who is older or in a higher position; sir."
ACCEPTED Realization 9
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
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 10
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme dede
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 word of address to old men in casual speech
Reference TDKS
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 11
Type Polysemy
Language Waray
Lexeme lolo
Meaning 1 grandfather
Direction
Meaning 2 term of address for an old man
Reference SEAlang Waray
Comment