False Friends in Slavic Languages
The database knows following meanings of the Czech word ‘zabavit’:
- to entertain for a while
- to confiscate
The database has information related to this term for Bulgarian.
- is a complete false friend in Bulgarian.
- The Czech meaning ‘to entertain for a while’ is unique.
- The Czech meaning ‘to confiscate’ is unique.
- The meaning ‘slow down’ (not present in Czech ‘zabavit’, translated as ‘zpomalit’) is attested in Bulgarian забавям.
|Meaning in Bulgarian:||Map|
|Meaning in Czech:|
‘to entertain for a while’
no such word
no information yet
|slow down||to entertain for a while||to confiscate|
|Meanings||slow down||to entertain for a while||to confiscate|