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LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From laime(happiness) +‎ -īgs.

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AdjectiveEdit

laimīgs (def. laimīgais, comp. laimīgāks, sup. vislaimīgākais; adv. laimīgi)

  1. happy (feeling happiness)
    laimīgs cilvēks‎ ― happy person
    laimīga māte‎ ― happy mother
    darīt kādu laimīgu'‎ ― to make someone happy
  2. happy (expressing happiness)
    skatīties laimīgām acīm‎ ― to look with happy eyes
  3. happy (connected with, characterized by, happiness)
    laimīgs brauciens — happy trip
    laimīgs laiks‎ ― happy time
    laimīgi mirkļi‎ ― happy moments
    laimīgs mūžs‎ ― happy life
  4. happy (connected with something pleasant, desirable; successful)
    laimīgs atradums‎ ― happy discovery
    laimīgu ceļu! — have a good trip! (lit. happy way, path)
  5. happy, lucky (having luck, bringing luck)
    laimīga loterija biļete‎ ― lucky lottery ticket
    dzimis zem laimīgas zvaigznes‎ ― born under a happy, lucky star (= a very lucky person)

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