bee bumblebee 3 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme 1 bee
Lexeme 2 bumblebee
Meaning 1 flying insect, of the clade Anthophila within the hymenopteran superfamily Apoidea, known for its organised societies (though only a minority have them), for collecting pollen and (in some species) producing wax and honey
Direction
Meaning 2 any of several species of large bee in the genus Bombus.
Reference OED
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Polysemy
Language Koryak
Lexeme тылгыёӄэ
Meaning 1 bee
Direction
Meaning 2 bumblebee
Reference Žukova 1990: 80
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Derivation
Language Middle English
Lexeme 1 be
Lexeme 2 humbul-be
Meaning 1 bee
Direction
Meaning 2 bumblebee
Reference MED
Comment