False Friends of the Slavist/Belarusian-Kashubian

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Беларуская мова — Kaszëbsczi jãzëk

Blr. жывот
1. żëwot, żëcé ‘life’
2. brzëch, żót ‘belly, body’
Ka. żëwot Blr. жывот (arch.), жыццё ‘life’
Blr. ліст
1. lëst ‘letter’
2. lëst ‘leaf’
3. cedélk ‘sheet of paper’
Ka. lëst 1. ліст, пісьмо ‘letter’
2. ліст ‘leaf’
Blr. пакой
Ka. jizba ‘room’
Ka. pòkùj 1. спакой ‘quiet’
2. мір ‘peace’
Blr. проста
1. prosto ‘simple, simply’
2. prost, na prost, za prost ‘straight on’
Ka. prosto Blr. проста ‘simple, simply’
Blr. шына
Ka. gumowi réf, mańtel, przëkriwk ‘tyre’
Ka. szina Blr. рэйка ‘rail’

For additional information on false friends, see the On-line hypertext bibliography by Daniel Bunčić and Ryszard Lipczuk.

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