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LatvianEdit

NounEdit

sukā f

  1. locative singular form of suka

VerbEdit

sukā

  1. 2nd person singular present indicative form of sukāt
  2. 3rd person singular present indicative form of sukāt
  3. 3rd person plural present indicative form of sukāt
  4. 2nd person singular imperative form of sukāt
  5. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of sukāt
  6. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of sukāt

LivonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Estonian sukk, Finnish sukka. From Old Norse. Ultimately from Latin soccus.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: su‧kā
  • IPA(key): /sukɑː/

NounEdit

sukā

  1. sock
    • Tiit-Rein Viitso, Valts Ernštreits (2012–2013), Līvõkīel-ēstikīel-lețkīel sõnārōntõz, Tartu, Rīga: TÜ, LVA
      ma artõb sukkõ
      I'm unraveling a sock
      iggizt sukād
      sweaty socks
      kǟdõ kui sukādõks
      to walk very quietly (lit. to walk as if in socks)
      sūrnõggõlõks nõgļiz sukți
      with darning-needle was darning socks

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ sukk in Metsmägi, Iris; Sedrik, Meeli; Soosaar, Sven-Erik (2012), Eesti etümoloogiasõnaraamat, Tallinn: Eesti Keele Instituut, →ISBN