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Oktobris

EtymologyEdit

From Latin octōber(eighth month), from Latin octō(eight). October was the eighth month in the Roman calendar.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

oktobris m (2nd declension)

  1. the month of October (the tenth month of the year)
    oktobra pēdējas dienas‎ ― the last days of October
    oktobra sākumā‎ ― in early October, in the beginning of October
    oktobra revolūcija‎ ― the October revolution
    pirmais oktobris‎ ― October 1st
    brīžam bija pat lietus... nemīlīgs rudens laiks, kā jau oktobra beigās‎ ― sometimes there was even rain... inclement autumn whether, as it was the end of October

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Usage notesEdit

The old Latvian names for October, zemliku mēnesis(dead spirits feast month), veļu mēnesis(dead souls month), and rudens mēnesis(autumn month), are no longer in common use.

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