laimīgs

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From laime (happiness) +‎ -īgs.

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): [lāīmîːgs]

AdjectiveEdit

laimīgs (definite laimīgais, comparative laimīgāks, superlative vislaimīgākais, adverb laimīgi)

  1. happy (feeling happiness)
    laimīgs cilvēkshappy person
    laimīga mātehappy mother
    darīt kādu laimīgu — to make someone happy
  2. happy (expressing happiness)
    skatīties laimīgām acīm — to look with happy eyes
  3. happy (connected with, characterized by, happiness)
    laimīgs brauciens — happy trip
    laimīgs laikshappy time
    laimīgi mirkļihappy moments
    laimīgs mūžshappy life
  4. happy (connected with something pleasant, desirable; successful)
    laimīgs atradumshappy discovery
    laimīgu ceļu! — have a good trip! (lit. happy way, path)
  5. happy, lucky (having luck, bringing luck)
    laimīga loterija biļetelucky lottery ticket
    dzimis zem laimīgas zvaigznes — born under a happy, lucky star (= a very lucky person)

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Last modified on 17 August 2013, at 11:23