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EtymologyEdit

From Austrija (Austria) +‎ -isks.

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

austrisks (definite austriskais, comparative austriskāks, superlative visaustriskākais, adverb austriski)

  1. Austrian (relating to Austrians or to Austria)
    viss tik austriskseverything (is) so Austrian
    kaut kas austriskssomething Austrian

Usage notesEdit

English “Austrian” as an attributive adjective usually correponds in Latvian to austriešu, the genitive plural form of austrietis. The adjective austrisks is commonly used as a predicate (“this is Austrian”), or in its adverbial form austriski.

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