firsts

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

firsts

  1. plural form of first

Latvian[edit]

Hanss-Ādams II, Lihtenšteinas firsts

Etymology[edit]

A borrowing from German Fürst (Prince).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

firsts m (1st declension, feminine form: firstiene)

  1. prince (nobility title, above archduke and under king; corresponding nobleman)
    Hanss-Ādams II, Lihtenšteinas firsts — Hans-Adams II, Prince of Liechtenstein
    vīri runā par firstiem un ķēniņiem — the men are talking about princes and kings

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Usage notes[edit]

Usually, firsts refers to the German nobility title (cf. Fürst); the son of a king is referred to as princis.

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See also[edit]

nobility titles: