Appendix:False friends between Danish and Dutch

This is a list of Danish-Dutch false friends, that is, word pairs similar in appearance but different in meaning. Translations may be truncated; see linked entries for details.

Danish word Dutch translation English translation Dutch word Danish translation English translation
sporvej tramway spoorweg jernbane railway
overlægge consider, reflect on overleggen diskutere, drøfte discuss
edderkop spin spider etterkop attercop
puddersukker brown sugar poedersuiker flormelis powdered sugar