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False Friends in Slavic Languages


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Slovak ‘brak’

The database knows following meanings of the Slovak word ‘brak’:

  • junk, trash

Semasiological map for ‘*brakъ’

The database has information related to this term for Belarusian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Slovenian and Ukrainian.

Slovak ‘brak’:

  • The Slovak meaning ‘junk, trash’ is shared by Czech brak.
  • The meaning ‘defect, flaw’ (not present in Slovak ‘brak’) is attested in Polish brak, Russian брак and Ukrainian брак.
  • The meaning ‘rejects, refuse, waste’ (not present in Slovak ‘brak’) is attested in Belarusian брак, Bulgarian брак, Czech brak, Polish brak, Russian брак and Ukrainian брак.
  • The meaning ‘lack, deficiency’ (not present in Slovak ‘brak’) is attested in Belarusian брак, Polish brak and Ukrainian брак.
  • The meaning ‘marriage’ (not present in Slovak ‘brak’) is attested in Bosnian brak, Bulgarian брак, Croatian brak, Macedonian брак, Russian брак and Serbian брак.

NB: No information yet for Kashubian, Lower Sorbian and Upper Sorbian.

Slovak
brak
Meaning:
  • junk, trash
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Belarusian
брак
Meaning:
  1. rejects, refuse, waste
  2. lack, deficiency
Slovak
brak
Meaning:
  • junk, trash
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Bosnian
brak
Meaning:
  • marriage
Slovak
brak
Meaning:
  • junk, trash
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Bulgarian
брак
Meaning:
  1. rejects, refuse, waste
  2. marriage
Slovak
brak
Meaning:
  • junk, trash
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Croatian
brak
Meaning:
  • marriage
Slovak
brak
Meaning:
  • junk, trash
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Czech
brak
Meaning:
  1. rejects, refuse, waste
  2. junk, trash
Slovak
brak
Meaning:
  • junk, trash
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Macedonian
брак
Meaning:
  • marriage
Slovak
brak
Meaning:
  • junk, trash
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Polish
brak
Meaning:
  1. defect, flaw
  2. rejects, refuse, waste
  3. lack, deficiency
Slovak
brak
Meaning:
  • junk, trash
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Russian
брак
Meaning:
  1. defect, flaw
  2. rejects, refuse, waste
  3. marriage
Slovak
brak
Meaning:
  • junk, trash
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Serbian
брак
Meaning:
  • marriage
Slovak
brak
Meaning:
  • junk, trash
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Slovenian
- no corresponding term.
Slovak
brak
Meaning:
  • junk, trash
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Ukrainian
брак
Meaning:
  1. defect, flaw
  2. rejects, refuse, waste
  3. lack, deficiency

Semasiological Map for *brakъ

*brakъ

Meanings:

‘defect, flaw’
‘rejects, refuse, waste’
‘lack, deficiency’
‘junk, trash’
‘marriage’
no such word
no information yet
*brakъ
Meanings
defect, flaw rejects, refuse, waste lack, deficiency junk, trash marriage
Russian брак+++
Ukrainian брак+++
Belarusian брак++
Polish brak+++
Czech brak++
Slovak brak+
Slovenian
Croatian brak+
Bosnian brak+
Serbian брак+
Macedonian брак+
Bulgarian брак++
Meanings defect, flaw rejects, refuse, waste lack, deficiency junk, trash marriage

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