nebēda

See also: nébeda and nebēdā

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LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ne- +‎ bēda(sorrow, misfortune).

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nebēda f (4th declension)

  1. carefreeness, lightheartedness (emotional state expressed in a cheerful, lighthearted, carefree way)
    uz nebēdu‎ ― cheerfully, lightheartedly
    dzīvo uz nebēdu kē putns zara galā‎ ― I live carefreely, cheerfully like a bird at the end of a branch
    viņa pieglaužas kumeļa spožajam kaklam un auļo uz nebēdu‎ ― she rubbed gently against the bright neck of the foal and galloped cheerfully
    priecīgā prāta raksturīgākās iezīmes ir nebēda, priecīgā dziesma un humors‎ ― the most characteristic features of a joyful mind are lightheartedness, a joyful song, and humor

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