Panda Girang (harehare) wrote in linguaphiles,
Panda Girang
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homographs in different languages

hi, fellow linguaphiles.
let\s do this just for fun:D

do you know any words that are written the same way in two languages with different meanings?
if it's written in alphabet, ignore all characters/pictograph.
i know sun in english means sun, while in (read soon) indonesian it means kiss(but only for children or lovers)

which homographs do you know^_^?
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  • Interpretation of the Legend

    (inscriptions on the Kushan Kingdom coins / надписи на монетах Кушанского царства)

  • Spanish query

    I would be most grateful if anyone could help me out with a Spanish idiom, an expression appearing in a discussion of torture from the late 18th…

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