humors

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

humors

  1. plural form of humor

Verb[edit]

humors

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of humor

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via other European languages, ultimately a borrowing from Latin umor ("moisture"), from the ancient theory that the moods and dispositions of the human psyche were related to bodily fluids.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

humors m (1st declension)

  1. humor (good-natured, playful attitude; the capacity to recognize and understand what is funny or comical)
    labsirdīgs humors — good-natured humor
    humora dzirksts — a spark of humor
    humora izjūta — a sense of humor
    cilvēks ar humora izjūtu — a person with a sense of humor
    viņa balsī jūtama humora pieskaņa — in his voice one can feel a touch of humor
    zvejas vīru humoru netraucē ne vētra, ne arī nemīlīgs laiks — neither storms nor inclement weather can disturb the humor of fishermen
    viņš visu prot pateikt ar humoru, un mēs smejamies — he knows how to say everything with humor, and we laugh
  2. humor (that which is funny; a funny situation or anecdote)
    tautas pasaku un sakāmvārdu humors — the humor of folk tales and proverbs

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

humors

  1. indefinite genitive singular of humor