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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby הענט » 2018-02-13, 9:13

cHr0mChIk wrote:
Vlürch wrote:English (en) mast
Persian (fa) مست (mast) - drunk


Serbian (sr) маст (mast) - lard/fat


(cs) mast - ointment

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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby Salajane » 2018-02-13, 11:22

(es) besar - to kiss
(id) besar - big

(et) kiri - letter
(id) kiri - left
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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby cHr0mChIk » 2018-02-14, 6:02

Hent wrote:
cHr0mChIk wrote:
Vlürch wrote:English (en) mast
Persian (fa) مست (mast) - drunk


Serbian (sr) маст (mast) - lard/fat


(cs) mast - ointment


Oh, it can also mean "ointment" in Serbian as well. :D
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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby Linguaphile » 2018-02-16, 0:50

(es) viril manly, masculine
(fr) viril manly, strong, potent
(et) viril whiny, sniveling, fretful

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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby Linguaphile » 2018-02-17, 0:55

(en) exit (noun) a way out; (verb) to leave
(es) éxito success
(et) eksitus error, mistake

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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby vijayjohn » 2018-02-17, 2:37

Linguaphile wrote:(en) exit (noun) a way out; (verb) to leave
(es) éxito success
(et) eksitus error, mistake

Latin (la) exit - he/she/it exits, departs, avoids, evades, runs out (of time), (figuratively) escapes

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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby Salajane » 2018-02-23, 16:50

(tl) alam - know
(id) alam - nature
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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby Luís » 2018-02-24, 11:48

(pt) colmo - thatch
(es) colmo - summit, top, extreme
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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby Linguaphile » 2018-02-25, 6:22

(en) educated having a good education/schooling, well-informed
(es) educado polite, well-mannered
(et) edukat (part.; nom. edukas) successful, prosperous, well-to-do

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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby Salajane » 2018-03-02, 17:40

(es) sastra - tailor (female)
(id) sastra - literature
(sa) शास्त्र (śāstra) - scripture
(uk) сестра (sestra) - sister

(es) pera - pear
(tl) pera - money
(ist) pera - stone (cognate with piedra, I think)
(mi) pera - pillow
(vep) pera - stern
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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby voron » 2018-03-02, 19:55

English (en) mast
Persian (fa) مست (mast) - drunk
Serbian (sr) маст (mast) - lard/fat
(cs) mast - ointment
(ru) масть (mast') - coat color (of a horse); suit (of a playing card)
(ku) mast - yogurt

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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby vijayjohn » 2018-03-04, 4:24

In Persian, 'yogurt' is ماست mâst. :)

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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby Michael » 2018-03-17, 1:32

(sq) ngordh to die (animals only), stiffen
(it) ingordo glutton

The Albanian is cognate to “greed”.
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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby Homine.Sardu » 2018-03-17, 14:43

Michael wrote:(sq) ngordh to die (animals only), stiffen
(it) ingordo glutton

The Albanian is cognate to “greed”.


also

(es) gordo - fat

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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby Salajane » 2018-03-18, 12:51

Homine.Sardu wrote:
Michael wrote:(sq) ngordh to die (animals only), stiffen
(it) ingordo glutton

The Albanian is cognate to “greed”.


also

(es) gordo - fat


(uk) гордо [ɦordo] - proudly
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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby h34 » 2018-03-20, 12:31

(mhr) кече - day
(krc) кече - night
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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby atalarikt » 2018-03-20, 12:47

h34 wrote:(mhr) кече - day
(krc) кече - night

(id) kece - cool (as in you look cool)(slang)
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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby Vlürch » 2018-03-26, 21:57

Japanese (ja) 木の実 (konomi) - nut, fruit, berry
Japanese (ja) 好み (konomi) - taste, preference
konomi - child

English (en) consent
Japanese (ja) コンセント (konsento) - electrical outlet

Finnish (fi) juuri - root; exactly
Japanese (ja) 遊離 (yūri) - isolation, separation
Japanese (ja) 有利 (yūri) - advantageous

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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby atalarikt » 2018-03-27, 0:55

(la) Luna moon, ancient Roman moon goddess
(haw) luna foreman, boss, supervisor
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Re: Multilingual false friends 2

Postby Linguaphile » 2018-03-27, 1:45

atalarikt wrote:(la) Luna moon, ancient Roman moon goddess
(haw) luna foreman, boss, supervisor
(et) luna cash-on-delivery, ransom, bail
(ceb) luna room, space, accommodation


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