čehisks

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From čehs (Czech) +‎ -isks.

AdjectiveEdit

čehisks (definite čehiskais, comparative čehiskāks, superlative visčehiskākais, adverb čehiski)

  1. Czech (relating to the Czech language; relating to Czechs or to the Czech Republic, to Czechia)
    Bohumila Hrabala “Es apkalpoju Anglijas karali” šķiet ļoti čehisks romāns — Bohumila Hrabala's “I served the King of England” is a very Czech novel

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

English “Czech” as an attributive adjective usually correponds in Latvian to čehu, the genitive plural form of čehs. The adjective čehisks is commonly used as a predicate (“this is Czech”), or in its adverbial form čehiski.

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Last modified on 22 January 2013, at 00:28