hercogiste

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From hercogs (duke) +‎ -iste.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

hercogiste f (5th declension)

  1. duchy (territory owned or ruled by a duke)
    Kurzemes un Zemgales hercogiste — the duchy of Courland and Semigallia
    Livonijas hercogiste — the duchy of Livonia
    Apvienotā Baltijas hercogiste — the united Baltic duchy
    viņš ziedojis tēvijai savu hercogistu zemes, muižas un pilsētas — he donated the lands, estates and cities of his duchies to his fatherland

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