Loading...
Navigation

False Friends in Slavic Languages


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

Bulgarian ‘обратен’

The database knows following meanings of the Bulgarian word ‘обратен’:

  • opposite, reverse
  • gay, homosexual

Semasiological map for ‘обратен’

The database has information related to this term for Czech.

Bulgarian ‘обратен’:

  • is a complete false friend in Czech.
  • The Bulgarian meaning ‘opposite, reverse’ is unique.
  • The Bulgarian meaning ‘gay, homosexual’ is unique.
  • The meaning ‘adroit’ (not present in Bulgarian ‘обратен’, translated as ‘ловък, сръчен’) is attested in Czech obratný.
Bulgarian
обратен
Meaning in Czech:
  1. opačný, obrácený / opposite, reverse
  2. homosexuál / gay, homosexual
Map
Bibliography
List
Wikibook
Czech
obratný
Meaning in Bulgarian:
  • ловък, сръчен / adroit

Meanings:

‘adroit’
‘opposite, reverse’
‘gay, homosexual’
no such word
no information yet
Meanings
adroit opposite, reverse gay, homosexual
Czech obratný+
Bulgarian обратен++
Meanings adroit opposite, reverse gay, homosexual

Copyrights for the ‘False Friends in Slavic Languages’