horvātisks

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From horvāts (Croat) +‎ -isks.

Adjective[edit]

horvātisks (def. horvātiskais, comp. horvātiskāks, sup. vishorvātiskākais; adv. horvātiski)

  1. Croatian (relating to the Croatian language; relating to Croats or to Croatia)
    tas ir tipiski horvātisks — this is typically Croatian
    pilsētā jūtams horvātisks gars — in the city a Croatian spirit, ambiance could be felt

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Usage notes[edit]

English “Croatian” as an attributive adjective usually correponds in Latvian to horvātu, the genitive plural form of horvāts. The adjective horvātisks is commonly used as a predicate (“this is Croatian”), or in its adverbial form horvātiski.

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