See also: zinātniecē

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EtymologyEdit

From zināt ‎(to know) +‎ -niece, or zinātnieks ‎(scientist) +‎ -e ‎(fem.) (the latter with palatalization of k to c).

NounEdit

zinātniece f (5th declension, masculine form: zinātnieks)

  1. (female) scientist (highly qualified specialist doing research work in some branch of science)
    izcila zinātniece — an outstanding scientist
    jauna zinātniece — a young scientist

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