false friends

- разговорный термин, означающий похожие по звучанию слова, которые в разных языках имеют различное значение.

Glossary of international commercial arbitration. 2013.

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  • False friends — Falsche Freunde gehören zu den Übersetzungsschwierigkeiten und Interferenzfehlern. Im Englischen werden sie als „false friends bezeichnet, im Französischen sind sie unter dem Namen „faux amis“ bekannt. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Etymologie 2 Bekannte… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • False friend — False friends (or faux amis ) are pairs of words in two languages or dialects (or letters in two alphabets) that look and/or sound similar, but differ in meaning.False cognates, by contrast, are similar words in different languages that appear to …   Wikipedia

  • False cognate — False cognates are pairs of words in the same or different languages that are similar in form and meaning but have different roots. That is, they appear to be or are sometimes considered cognates when in fact they are not. Note that even false… …   Wikipedia

  • False friend — Falsche Freunde gehören zu den Übersetzungsschwierigkeiten und Interferenzfehlern. Im Englischen werden sie als „false friends bezeichnet, im Französischen sind sie unter dem Namen „faux amis“ bekannt. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Etymologie 2 Bekannte… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • false — 01. He was arrested for giving [false] information on his application for a passport. 02. I was [falsely] accused of cheating on the test by my stupid teacher. 03. A group of men have been arrested by immigration authorities for [falsifying]… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • false friend — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms false friend : singular false friend plural false friends linguistics a word in a language that looks or sounds similar to a word in another language but means something different. For example actual in English …   English dictionary

  • Friends of God — • An association of pious persons, both ecclesiastical and lay, having for its object the cultivation of holiness Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Friends of God     Friends of God …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • False dilemma — A false dilemma (also called false dichotomy, the either or fallacy, fallacy of false choice, black and white thinking, or the fallacy of exhaustive hypotheses) is a type of logical fallacy that involves a situation in which only two alternatives …   Wikipedia

  • False prophet — In religion, the term false prophet is a label given to a person who is viewed as illegitimately claiming charismatic authority within a religious group. The individual may be seen as one who falsely claims the gift of prophecy, or who uses that… …   Wikipedia

  • False document — A false document is a literary technique employed to create verisimilitude in a work of fiction. By inventing and inserting documents that appear to be factual, an author tries to create a sense of authenticity beyond the normal and expected… …   Wikipedia

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