"Publiken älskar henne."
Translation:The audience loves her.
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False friends are words that are similar in their modern forms despite having different
modern meanings. This is regardless of whether the words are etymologically connected.
False cognates are words that are similar in their modern forms despite having different
etymologies. This is regardless of whether the modern meanings are similar.
Publikum and public are similar despite having different meanings. Therefore they are indeed false friends, while fordon and Ford are similar but share no common etymology, being classified as false cognates.