sulfur match (for fire) 5 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language Modern Written Arabic
Lexeme كِبْرِيت kibrīt-
Meaning 1 sulfur
Direction
Meaning 2 match (for fire)

 علبة كِبْرِيت


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box of matches

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Reference Wehr: 1083
Comment Borrowed from Aramaic kiḇrīṯā,‎ kĕḇrīṯā 'sulfur', from Akkadian kibrītu 'sulfur; firebrand'.
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Polysemy
Language Farsi
Lexeme kebrit
Meaning 1 sulfur
Direction
Meaning 2 match (for fire)
Reference <personally collected data>
Comment From Arabic
ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Polysemy
Language Swahili
Lexeme kiberiti, kibiriti
Meaning 1 sulfur
Direction
Meaning 2 match (for fire)
Reference <personally collected data>
Comment From Arabic
ACCEPTED Realization 4
Type Derivation
Language Faroese
Lexeme 1 svávul
Lexeme 2 svávulpinnur
Meaning 1 sulfur
Direction
Meaning 2 match (for fire)
Reference <personally collected data>
Comment pinnur 'stick'
ACCEPTED Realization 5
Type Derivation
Language Czech
Lexeme 1 síra
Lexeme 2 sirka
Meaning 1 sulfur
Direction
Meaning 2 match (for fire)
Reference SSJČ
Comment