kritērijs

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Via some other European language, from New Latin criterion, from Ancient Greek κριτήριον (kriterion, a test, a means of judging), from κριτής (krites, a judge), from κρίνω (krinō, I judge).

PronunciationEdit

(file)

NounEdit

kritērijs m (1st declension)

  1. criterion, criteria (essential characteristics that distinguish entities or phenomena; a test for comparing, distinguishing and evaluating them)
    zinātnisks kritērijs — scientific criteria
    kvalitātes kritērijs — quality criteria
    patiesības kritērijs — truth crietria (philosophy)
    stingrs kritērijs — strict criteria
    mākslinieciskās vērtības kritēriji — artistic value criteria

DeclensionEdit

Last modified on 20 March 2014, at 23:40