demokrātisks

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LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From demokrātija(democracy) +‎ -isks. Probably not derived as such in Latvian, but borrowed and adapted from another European language.

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AdjectiveEdit

demokrātisks (def. demokrātiskais, comp. demokrātiskāks, sup. visdemokrātiskākais; adv. demokrātiski)

  1. democratic (based on democracy, characterized by democracy)
    demokrātiska iekārta‎ ― democratic system, order
    demokrātiska republika‎ ― democratic republic
    rīkoties pēc demokrātiskiem principiem‎ ― to act on democratic principles
    demokrātiskais centrālisms‎ ― democratic centralism (political principle of the former USSR)
  2. democratic, popular, people's (relating to the masses)
    demokrātiskā māksla‎ ― popular (lit. democratic) art
    demokrātiskais naids pret tautas apspiedējiem‎ ― the people's hatred against their oppressors

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