Loading...
Navigation

False Friends in Slavic Languages


Include Slavic and English annotation in result: meanings, synonyms, grammar, comments

Croatian ‘pogan’

The database knows following meanings of the Croatian word ‘pogan’:

  • faeces, excrement
  • dirt, mud

Semasiological map for ‘*poganь’

The database has information related to this term for Bosnian, Russian and Serbian.

Croatian ‘pogan’:

  • The Croatian meaning ‘faeces, excrement’ is shared by Bosnian pogan and Serbian поган.
  • The Croatian meaning ‘dirt, mud’ is shared by Bosnian pogan and Serbian поган.
  • The meaning ‘rabble, riff-raff’ (not present in Croatian ‘pogan’, translated as ‘fukara, izmet’) is attested in Russian погань.
Croatian
pogan
Meaning:
  1. faeces, excrement
  2. dirt, mud
Map
Bibliography
List
Wikibook
Bosnian
pogan
Meaning:
  1. faeces, excrement
  2. dirt, mud
Croatian
pogan
Meaning in Russian:
  1. кал, помёт / faeces, excrement
  2. грязь / dirt, mud
Map
Bibliography
List
Wikibook
Russian
погань
Meaning in Croatian:
  • fukara, izmet / rabble, riff-raff
Croatian
pogan
Meaning:
  1. faeces, excrement
  2. dirt, mud
Map
Bibliography
List
Wikibook
Serbian
поган
Meaning:
  1. faeces, excrement
  2. dirt, mud

Semasiological Map for *poganь

*poganь

Meanings:

‘faeces, excrement’
‘dirt, mud’
‘rabble, riff-raff’
no such word
no information yet
*poganь
Meanings
faeces, excrement dirt, mud rabble, riff-raff
Russian погань+
Croatian pogan++
Bosnian pogan++
Serbian поган++
Meanings faeces, excrement dirt, mud rabble, riff-raff

Copyrights for the ‘False Friends in Slavic Languages’

notset>