He protested his innocence to the end, claiming he had been falsely charged and convicted.
Some historians say that he was falsely accused of rebellion.
His death has been falsely imputed by some historians to the caliph Suleiman.'
She recalled with bitterness how he'd plied her with potion, falsely igniting her deep seeded passions until there was no turning back from his rampant lust.
The Acta of St Sebastian, falsely attributed to the same St Ambrose, are far less sparing of details.
The law of course was clear that the "punctilio which swordsmen falsely do call honour" was no excuse for wilful murder.