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LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From silts(warm) +‎ -ums

NounEdit

siltums m (1st declension)

  1. (physics) heat (with temperature above its surroundings)
    saules, ūdens siltums‎ ― solar, water heat
    krāsns siltums‎ ― stove, furnace heat
    siltuma enerģija‎ ― heat energy
    siltuma līdzsvars‎ ― thermal equilibrium (lit. heat balance)
    siltuma izplatīšanās, plūsma, vadīšana‎ ― heat propagation, flow, conduction
    siltuma starošana, pārvade, pārnese‎ ― heat radiation, transmission, transfer
    siltuma zudums‎ ― heat loss
    siltuma regulators‎ ― heat regulator
    siltuma daudzums‎ ― amount, quantity of heat
  2. warm place, warm weather
    meklēt patvērumu siltumā‎ ― to find refuge in a warm place
    uzglabāt ēdienu siltumā‎ ― to keep the food warm (lit. in a warm place)
    iestājas pavasarīgs siltums'‎ ― spring warmth came, began
  3. warmth, feeling of warmth
    pirkstu, rokas siltums‎ ― finger, hand warmth
    siltums ielīst locekļos‎ ― warmth crept into (his) limbs
  4. (of colors, sounds) warmth (the quality of creating a pleasant sensation of comfort)
    krāsas siltums‎ ― color warmth
    toņa siltums‎ ― tone warmth
    balss tembra siltums‎ ― voice timbre warmth
  5. warmth, empathy, friendliness, kindness
    draudzīgs, cilvēcīgs siltums‎ ― friendly, human warmth
    dvēseles siltums‎ ― soul warmth

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