čaklums

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From čakls (industrious) +‎ -ums.

NounEdit

čaklums m (1st declension)

  1. industriousness, diligence, zeal (quality of that which is industrious, hard-working, diligent)
    bites čaklums — a bee's industriousness
    par namamātes čaklumu un gaumi runā telpas spodrība, logu aizkari... — the room's cleanliness, the window curtains bespoke the hostess' diligence and taste

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