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EtymologyEdit

Via other European languages, ultimately from Latin philosophia, from Ancient Greek φιλοσοφία (philosophía), from φίλος (phílos, beloved, friend) and σοφία (sophía, wisdom) (with the suffix -ία (-ía), Latvian -ija).

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filozofija f (4th declension)

  1. (chiefly in the singular) philosophy (the study of ultimate, fundamental principles in nature, thought, and spirit)
    filozofijas vēsturehistory of philosophy
  2. (chiefly in the singular) philosophy (the fundamental principles of a science or topic of study)
    matemātikas filozofijaphilosophy of mathematics
    valodas filozofijaphilosophy of language
  3. philosophical teaching, school of thought
    Aristoteļa, Hēgeļa, Marksa filozofijaAristotelian, Hegelian, Marxist philosophy
  4. (colloquial) thought, belief system; speculations
    šī bija lielākā gudrība un dziļākā puiša filozofijathis was the boy's highest wisdom and deepest philosophy

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filozòfija f (Cyrillic spelling филозо̀фија)

  1. philosophy

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