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LatvianEdit

 
Brunete

EtymologyEdit

From brunets (dark-haired man) +‎ -e (fem.). Probably not formed as such in Latvian, but borrowed and adapted from other European languages.

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NounEdit

brunete f (5th declension, masculine form: brunets)

  1. brunette (woman having darkbrown or blackhair)
    eleganta brunetean elegant brunette
    “Jauno Talantu Fabriku” pamet smaidīgā brunete Rita Riteniecethe smiling brunette Rita Riteniece is leaving the “New Talent Factory”
    brunete vai blondīne: kā labāk?brunette or blonde: how (does she look) better?

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

brune +‎ -ete

NounEdit

brunete f (oblique plural brunetes, nominative singular brunete, nominative plural brunetes)

  1. brunette (woman)

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