zinātniece

See also: zinātniecē

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From zināt (to know) +‎ -niece, or zinātnieks (scientist) +‎ -e (fem.) (the latter with palatalization of k to c).

NounEdit

zinātniece f (5th declension, masculine form: zinātnieks)

  1. (female) scientist (highly qualified specialist doing research work in some branch of science)
    izcila zinātniece — an outstanding scientist
    jauna zinātniece — a young scientist

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Last modified on 28 September 2013, at 07:41