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Re: True false friends 2

Postby Linguaphile » 2021-05-13, 23:22

Rí.na.dTeangacha wrote:
linguoboy wrote:(ca) fregadora kitchen sink
(es-CU) fregadora carwash


(pt-br) esfregador - scourer, scrubber

(es) fregadora floor scrubber

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Re: True false friends 2

Postby linguoboy » 2021-05-15, 21:04

(nl) vrede peace
(sv) vrede wrath
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Re: True false friends 2

Postby Linguaphile » 2021-05-16, 19:03

(en) present
(et) present tarp, tarpaulin

The Estonian word is a loan from Russian брезент, related to Swedish presenning.

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Re: True false friends 2

Postby vijayjohn » 2021-06-21, 19:09



Mandarin Chinese (zh) xião - to consume, cease
Vietnamese (vi) tiêu - to digest, be able to process information, die, be screwed big time


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