fals

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic فَلْس(fals), from Aramaic פילס / ܦܠܣ / פולסא / ܦܘܠܣܐ(/fuləsā, filas/), from Ancient Greek φόλλις (phóllis), from Latin follis. Doublet of fool.

Noun[edit]

fals (plural fulus)

  1. (numismatics, middle-age) Medieval copper coin first produced by the Umayyad caliphate beginning in the late 7th century.

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Latin falsus (false).

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fals (feminine falsa, masculine plural falsos, feminine plural falses)

  1. false (untrue, not factual, wrong)

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin falsus.

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fals

  1. false

Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin falsus.

Noun[edit]

fals n (genitive singular fals, nominative plural föls)

  1. falseness, dissimulation
    Synonym: svik
  2. fraud, imposture
  3. forgery
    Synonym: fölsun
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Danish fals.

Noun[edit]

fals n (genitive singular fals, nominative plural föls)

  1. groove, notch
    Synonyms: skora, gróp
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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English fals, borrowed from Latin falsus (false), and partly from Old French fals.

Adjective[edit]

fals

  1. false (untrue, not factual, wrong)

Descendants[edit]

  • English: false
  • Scots: fause
  • Irish: falsa, falsach

Old French[edit]

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From Latin falsus (false).

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fals m (oblique and nominative feminine singular false)

  1. false (untrue, not factual, wrong)

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Romanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Probably borrowed from Latin falsus (false). The variant form falș is from German falsch.

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Adjective[edit]

fals m or n (feminine singular falsă, masculine plural falși, feminine and neuter plural false)

  1. false (untrue, not factual, wrong)

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