grieķisks

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From grieķis (Greek) +‎ -isks.

Adjective[edit]

grieķisks (def. grieķiskais, comp. grieķiskāks, sup. visgrieķiskākais; adv. grieķiski)

  1. Greek (relating to the Greek language; relating to Greeks or to Greece)
    kaut kas grieķisks — something Greek
    grieķisks profilsGreek profile
    grieķisks vakars interesantā kompānijā ar labu vīnu — a Greek evening in interesting company with good wine

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Usage notes[edit]

English “Greek” as an attributive adjective usually corresponds in Latvian to grieķu, the genitive plural form of grieķis. The adjective grieķisks is commonly used as a predicate (“this is Greek”), or in its adverbial form grieķiski.

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