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arums

  1. plural of arum

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Arums

EtymologyEdit

From ar(t)(to plow) +‎ -ums.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

arums m (1st declension)

  1. (chiefly in the singular) plowing, plowed land (the past action or the result of plowing)
    rudens arums‎ ― autumn plowing, plowed area
    sekls arums‎ ― shallow plowing
    pārbaudīt vakardienas arumu‎ ― to check yesterday's plowing
    tēvs noara vagu kā pa diegu, vagu pie vagas; gan es gribēju darīt tāpat, bet mans arums iznāk tādām vien retām, nevienādām vagām‎ ― father plowed furrows as if (following) a thread, furrow next to furrow; I wanted to do the same, but my plowing came out with few, uneven furrows
  2. (chiefly in the plural) plowed soil, plowed area, tillage; the layer of soil that is overturned by plowing
    staigāt, brist pa arumiem‎ ― to walk, to wade through plowed land
    noecēt arumus‎ ― to harrow the plowed earth
    klons krogā stipri bedrains un nelīdzens, gandrīz kā arumi‎ ― the earthen floor in the tavern was very bumpy, uneven, almost like plowed earth

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