orphan widow 3 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Syncretism
Language Maori
Lexeme pani
Meaning 1 orphan
Meaning 2 widow
Reference POLLEX-Online
Comment "Persons bereaved; generally orphan, sometimes widow"
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Polysemy
Language Meadow Mari
Lexeme тулык
Meaning 1 orphan Вет мый тулык улам, ик акам гына. (К. Березин)
I'm an orphan, I only have an older sister
Meaning 2 widower, widow «Ала тулык ӱдырамаш ула-ат?» – чаманыме семын Лыстывийым Унавий ончале. (К. Смирнов)
"Are you a widow?" - Unaviy looked sympathetically at Lystyviy
Reference Marij jylme muter
ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Cognates
Language 1 Tahitian
Language 2 Tuamotu
Lexeme 1 ʔootare
Lexeme 2 kootare
Meaning 1 orphan
Meaning 2 one bereft of husband or wife
Reference POLLEX-Online