anglis

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Latvian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ultimately (like the word English itself) from Angles, the name of an old Germanic tribe.

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Noun[edit]

anglis m (2nd declension, feminine form: angliete)

  1. an Englishman, a man born in England
  2. (genitive plural): English; pertaining to England and its people
    angļu valoda — the English language
    angļu teātrisEnglish theater
  3. (loosely) a citizen of the United Kingdom; (in the genitive plural) relating to the United Kingdom or its citizens
  4. (historical, in the plural) the Angles, one of the Germanic tribes that invaded England in the 5th century

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Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *onʔglis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ongʷl-. Cognate with Sanskrit अङ्गार (aṅgāra), Old Church Slavonic ѫгль (ǫglĭ), Latvian ogle.

Noun[edit]

anglis f (plural anglys)

  1. coal
  2. carbon, the metallic element with atomic number 6 and symbol C