ēģiptietis

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ēģipte (Egypt) +‎ -ietis.

Noun[edit]

ēģiptietis m (2nd declension, feminine form: ēģiptiete)

  1. (male) Egyptian, a man from Egypt
    ēģiptieši arī Latvijā seko līdzi notikumiem dzimtenēEgyptians also in Latvia follow the events in their homeland
    tūkstošiem ēģiptiešu Kairā pieprasa Mubarakam nāves spriedumu — thousands of Egyptians in Cairo asked for the death penalty for Mubarak
  2. (genitive plural) Egyptian; pertainig to Egypt and its people
    ēģiptiešu akīvistsEgyptian activist
    ēģiptiešu ekonomikaEgyptian economy
  3. (historical) Egyptian, a member of the ancient civilization of Egypt
  4. (genitive plural) Egyptian; pertaining to Ancient Egypt and its people
    ēģiptiešu hieroglifi — Egyptian hieroglyphics
    ēģiptiešu valoda — (Ancient) Egyptian language
    ēģiptiešu mitoloģija — Egyptian mythology

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