humānisms

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Latvian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From humāns (humane, compassionate) +‎ -isms. Probably not derived as such in Latvian, but borrowed and adapted from another Europen language.

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Noun[edit]

humānisms m (1st declension)

  1. (philosophy) humanism (belief system characterized by tolerance, concern for human welfare, and the concept of human dignity)
    humānisma idejas — the ideas of humanism
    humānisma tēma literatūrā — the topic of humanism in literature
    abstraktais humānisms — abstract humanism
    humānisma krīze — crisis of humanism
    dziļa cilvēcība nekad nav savienojama ar uzspēli, pozu, dziļš humānisms parasti savienojas ar emociju godīgumu un atklātību — deep compassion can never be united with playing, posturing; deep humanism usually combines with emotional honesty and openness

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