barība

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See also: barībā

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bar(ot) (to feed) +‎ -ība.

Noun[edit]

barība f (4th declension)

  1. food, nutrients
    barības vielasfood substances (= nutrients)
    veselīga, garšīga barība — healthy, tasty food
  2. (for animals) forage, fodder
    sagatavot, izēdināt lopiem barību — prepare, feed the farm animals food
    barības devafood ration
    rupjā barība (siens, salmi u. tml.) — rough/coarse food (hay, straw, etc.)
    sulīga barība (sakņaugi, skābbarība u. tml.) — juicy food (roots, silage, etc.)

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