mother aunt (mother's sister) 6 realizations
NEW Realization 1
Type Derivation
Language Tamil
Lexeme 1 ammāḷ
Lexeme 2 periyammāḷ
Meaning 1 mother
Direction
Meaning 2 aunt, mother's elder sister
Reference Tamil lexicon: 2867
Comment Derivation from ammāḷ (p.99), lit. "big mother"
NEW Realization 2
Type Derivation
Language Tamil
Lexeme 1 ammā
Lexeme 2 ciṉṉammā
Meaning 1 mother
Direction
Meaning 2 aunt, mother's younger sister
Reference Tamil lexicon: 1468
Comment
NEW Realization 3
Type Derivation
Language Telugu
Lexeme 1 talli
Lexeme 2 pina-talli
Meaning 1 mother
Direction
Meaning 2 aunt, mother's younger sister
Reference Brown Telugu dictionary: 760
Comment Literally, a younger mother, i.e., a mother's younger sister, the wife of a father's younger brother.
NEW Realization 4
Type Derivation
Language Kolami
Lexeme 1 perāmā
Lexeme 2 amma
Meaning 1 mother
Direction
Meaning 2 aunt, mother's sister
Reference Emeneau Kolami language: 1
Comment
NEW Realization 5
Type Derivation
Language Manda
Lexeme 1 aya
Lexeme 2 dalaya
Meaning 1 mother
Direction
Meaning 2 aunt, mother's elder sister
Reference Ramakrishna Manda: 69
Comment from dali ‘big, great, large, huge’
NEW Realization 6
Type Derivation
Language Kannada
Lexeme 1 amma
Lexeme 2 cikkamma
Meaning 1 mother
Direction
Meaning 2 aunt, mother's younger sister
Reference Kannada-English Etymological Dictionary: 382
Comment