cilvēcīgums

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cilvēcīgs (humane) +‎ -ums (with cilvēcīgs from cilvēks (person, human being) +‎ -īgs, with palatalization of k to c}}

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cilvēcīgums m (1st declension)

  1. humaneness, humanity, compassion (the quality of one who is humane)
    Kārlī dziļi, dziļi paslēpies godīgums, cilvēcīgums, kas beidzot, Daces mīlestības atbalstīts, uzvar — in Kārlis (there is) deeply, deeply hidden humanity, humaneness, which in the end, supported by Dace's love, wins

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