austrisks

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Austrija (Austria) +‎ -isks.

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

austrisks (definite austriskais, comparative austriskāks, superlative visaustriskākais, adverb austriski)

  1. Austrian (relating to Austrians or to Austria)
    viss tik austrisks — everything (is) so Austrian
    kaut kas austrisks — something Austrian

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

English “Austrian” as an attributive adjective usually correponds in Latvian to austriešu, the genitive plural form of austrietis. The adjective austrisks is commonly used as a predicate (“this is Austrian”), or in its adverbial form austriski.

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Last modified on 23 March 2014, at 04:23