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DanishEdit

NounEdit

slavens c

  1. genitive singular definite of slave

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From slava(fame) +‎ -ens.

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

slavens (def. slavenais, comp. slavenāks, sup. visslavenākais; adv. slaveni)

  1. (of people, groups, organizations, their actions) famous, well-known, renowned
    slavens aktieris, rakstnieks, gleznotājs‎ ― famous actor, writer, painter
    slavena zinātniece‎ ― famous, renowned (female) scientist, scholar
    baleta skolotāja man pareģoja slavenu nākotne‎ ― the ballet teacher predicted for me a famous future (= predicted my future fame)
  2. (of places, institutions, enterprises, products) famous, well-known, popular, appreciated
    slavens teātris‎ ― famous theater
    slavena ekspedīcija‎ ― famous expedition
    slavens kūrorts‎ ― famous resort
    ezers slavens ar savām salām‎ ― a lake famous for its islands
    pilsēta slavena ar savu arhitektūru‎ ― a city famous for its architecture
    Rīgas alus ir slavens‎ ― Rīga's beer is famous
  3. (rare, syn. lielisks) great, wonderful
    lieliski izpeldējos! upe jums tiešām slavena‎ ― I am swimming, bathing wonderfully! (this) river of yours (lit. to you) is really great

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

slavens

  1. definite genitive singular of slav