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siltums

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From silts (warm) +‎ -ums

NounEdit

siltums m (1st declension)

  1. (physics) heat (with temperature above its surroundings)
    saules, ūdens siltums — solar, water heat
    krāsns siltums — stove, furnace heat
    siltuma enerģijaheat energy
    siltuma līdzsvars — thermal equilibrium (lit. heat balance)
    siltuma izplatīšanās, plūsma, vadīšanaheat propagation, flow, conduction
    siltuma starošana, pārvade, pārneseheat radiation, transmission, transfer
    siltuma zudumsheat loss
    siltuma regulatorsheat regulator
    siltuma daudzums — amount, quantity of heat
  2. warm place, warm weather
    meklēt patvērumu siltumā — to find refuge in a warm place
    uzglabāt ēdienu siltumā — to keep the food warm (lit. in a warm place)
    iestājas pavasarīgs siltums' — spring warmth came, began
  3. warmth, feeling of warmth
    pirkstu, rokas siltums — finger, hand warmth
    siltums ielīst locekļoswarmth crept into (his) limbs
  4. (of colors, sounds) warmth (the quality of creating a pleasant sensation of comfort)
    krāsas siltums — color warmth
    toņa siltums — tone warmth
    balss tembra siltums — voice timbre warmth
  5. warmth, empathy, friendliness, kindness
    draudzīgs, cilvēcīgs siltums — friendly, human warmth
    dvēseles siltums — soul warmth

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