seglot

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the same stem as segli (saddle) (q.v.), made into a second conjugation verb (ending -ot).[1]

PronunciationEdit

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VerbEdit

seglot tr., 2nd conj., pres. segloju, seglo, seglo, past segloju

  1. to saddle (to attach a saddle to an animal, usually a horse)
    seglot zirgu — to saddle a horse
    mans zirgs ir jau seglots, es dodos ceļā — my horse is already saddled, I am going on my way (= departing)
    dēli, dēli, kur bijāt? seglojiet kumeliņus! — sons, sons, where are you? saddle the colts!

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

prefixed verbs:
  • apseglot
  • atseglot
  • noseglot
  • pārseglot
  • saseglot

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “segli” in Konstantīns Karulis (1992, 2001), Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca (Rīga: AVOTS) ISBN: 9984-700-12-7.
Last modified on 5 October 2013, at 03:44