Open main menu
See also: miģelē

Contents

LatvianEdit

 
Miģele
 
Miģele

EtymologyEdit

Apparently a borrowing from a Germanic language (compare English midge, German Mücke, German Low German Mügg, Mügge, Dutch Low Saxon mugge).

PronunciationEdit

(file)

NounEdit

miģele f (5th declension)

  1. midge, midget (small insects of the order Diptera (family: Ceratopogonidae) that suck blood and resemble flies)
    pie assinssūcējiem divspārņiem pieder odi, knišļi, miģeles, mušas un dundurito the bloodsucking diptera belong: mosquitos, blackflies, midges, flies, and horseflies

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit