old woman wife 14 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language Evenki
Lexeme атыркāн (atyrkān)
Meaning 1 old woman
Direction
Meaning 2 wife
Reference Vasilevič 1958: 40 Boldyrev 2000: 1, 59
Comment The second meaning emerges in the presence of possessive suffixes: atyrkānmi 'my wife' etc.
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Polysemy
Language Udihe
Lexeme мама`са
Meaning 1 old woman
Meaning 2 wife
Reference
Comment Кормушин 1998, 259
ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Polysemy
Language Tuvan
Lexeme кадай
Meaning 1 old, aged woman
Meaning 2 wife
Reference
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 4
Type Polysemy
Language Yakut
Lexeme эмээхсин
Meaning 1 old woman
Direction
Meaning 2 wife (colloq.)
Reference
Comment ЯРС 541.
ACCEPTED Realization 5
Type Polysemy
Language Lezgian
Lexeme qːari
Meaning 1 old woman; mother in law
Meaning 2 wife (fig.)
Reference
Comment (LezgRus 181). The same in Tabassaran (ГЪАРИ), cf. (TabRus 108).
ACCEPTED Realization 6
Type Polysemy
Language Tofa
Lexeme қоърhыняқ
Meaning 1 old woman
Direction
Meaning 2 married woman; wife
Reference Rassadin 2016: 208
Comment қоърhыняқтығ 'married man', met. 'man'
ACCEPTED Realization 7
Type Polysemy
Language Tamil
Lexeme 1 mūttāḷ
Lexeme 2 mūttāḷ
Meaning 1 aged woman
Direction
Meaning 2 first wife
Reference Tamil lexicon: 3321
Comment Derivative of the stem "mū-ttal" meaning "(to become) old; to end; to be damaged or spoiled".
ACCEPTED Realization 8
Type Polysemy
Language Pengo
Lexeme ḍokri
Meaning 1 old woman
Direction
Meaning 2 wife
Reference Burrow-Bhattacharya's Pengo: 210
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 9
Type Derivation
Language Manda
Lexeme 1 buḍya
Lexeme 2 buṛa-buḍya
Meaning 1 old woman
Direction
Meaning 2 husband and wife
Reference Ramakrishna Manda: 106
Comment compound
NEW Realization 10
Type Polysemy
Language Selkup
Lexeme пая́
Meaning 1 old woman
Direction
Meaning 2 wife
Reference Consolidated Selkup
Comment
NEW Realization 11
Type Polysemy
Language Nganasan
Lexeme инi"иа
Meaning 1 old woman
Direction
Meaning 2 wife
Reference Kosterkina, Momde, Ždanova 2001: 58
Comment
NEW Realization 12
Type Polysemy
Language Khamnigan Mongol
Lexeme kügsin
Meaning 1 old, old woman
Direction
Meaning 2 wife kügsinni nasu dü:re:d kübü:nni aba:d očison
'When his wife died her son came and took him along.'
Reference Damdinov, Sundueva 2015: 178
Comment
NEW Realization 13
Type Polysemy
Language Tundra Yukaghir
Lexeme апаналаа
Meaning 1 old woman
Direction
Meaning 2 wife
Reference Kurilov 2001: 51
Comment
NEW Realization 14
Type Polysemy
Language Nivkh
Lexeme мам
Meaning 1 old woman
Direction
Meaning 2 wife
Reference Savel'eva, Taksami 1970: 174
Comment