ēģiptisks

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LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ēģipte(Egypt) +‎ -isks.

AdjectiveEdit

ēģiptisks (def. ēģiptiskais, comp. ēģiptiskāks, sup. visēģiptiskākais; adv. ēģiptiski)

  1. Egyptian (relating to Egyptians or to Egypt)
    viss ir ļoti skaists un ēģiptisks‎ ― everything is very beautiful and Egyptian
    ēģiptiska dekorācija — Egyptian decoration
    ēģiptiskas dievības‎ ― Egyptian deities

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Usage notesEdit

English “Egyptian” as an attributive adjective usually correponds in Latvian to ēģiptiešu, the genitive plural form of ēģiptietis. The adjective ēģiptisks is commonly used as a predicate (“this is Egyptian”), or in its adverbial form ēģiptiski.

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