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strādīgums

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From strādīgs (hard-working, industrious) +‎ -ums (with strādīgs from strād(āt) (to work) +‎ -īgs).

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NounEdit

strādīgums m (1st declension)

  1. industriousness, diligence (the quality of one who is hard-working, industrious, dilligent)
    Krišam piemīt vadītāja un organizatora talants kopā ar apskaužamu strādīgumu — Krišs had the talent of a manager and organizer together with an enviable diligence
    jaunais autors nepaļaujas tikai uz “dievišķo inspirāciju”, bet labi apzinās, ka dzejā ir nepieciešams tas pats prozaiskais strādīgums — the new author does nout rely only on “divine inspiration,” but is well aware that in poetry that very prosaic diligence, industriousness is necessary

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