asiņains

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From asinis (blood) +‎ -ains.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

asiņains (def. asiņainais, comp. asiņaināks, sup. visasiņainākais; adv. asiņaini)

  1. bloody (containing a lot of blood)
    asiņaina gaļabloody meat
    asiņainas krēpasbloody sputum
    asiņains ūdensbloody water
  2. bloody (relating to bleeding; which causes bleeding)
    asiņains klepusbloody cough
  3. bloody (which bleeds, is bleeding)
    asiņaina brūcebloody, bleeding wound
    asiņains augonisbloody, bleeding furuncle, abscess
    asiņainas, nedzīstošas tulznasbloody, non-healing calluses
  4. bloody (dirty with blood; covered with blood)
    asiņaini apsējibloody bandages
    asiņainas drēbesbloody clothes
    asiņains palags, nazisbloody sheet, knife
  5. bloody, ruthless (relating to bloodshed, massacre)
    asiņains karš, terorsbloody war, terror
    asiņaina sadursmebloody clash
  6. (figuratively) bloody (which announces heavy fight, battles)
    aust asiņains rīts — a bloody morning dawns
  7. bloody red, bright red
    asiņains vīnsbloody, bright red wine
    bija janvāra vakars ar ledainu vēju un asiņaina saulrieta blāzmojumu — it was a January afternoon (lit. evening) with icy wind and the glowing of a bloody, bright red sunset

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