februāris

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Latvian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin februārius, of the month of purification, from februa, the Roman festival of purification, plural of februum; perhaps from Latin febris (fever), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰegʰ- (to burn).

Noun[edit]

februāris m (2nd declension)

  1. the month of February

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The old Latvian names for February, sveču mēnesis (candle month), meteņu mēnesis (Shrovetide month), puteņu mēnesis (blizzard month), and sala mēnesis (frost month), are no longer in common use.

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Noun[edit]

februāris

  1. plural inessive form of februār