idiots

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

idiots

  1. plural form of idiot

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idiots

  1. masculine plural form of idiot

Noun[edit]

idiots m pl

  1. masculine plural form of idiot

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Etymology[edit]

Via other European languages, ultimately from Ancient Greek ἰδιώτης (idiṓtēs, a private citizen, one who has no professional knowledge, layman), from ἴδιος (ídios, one's own, pertaining to oneself, private); ἰδιώτης (idiṓtēs) was used derisively in ancient Athens to refer to one who declined to take part in public life.

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Noun[edit]

idiots m (1st declension, feminine form: idiote)

  1. (male) idiot (person with extremely serious problems in their mental development)
    idiots kopš bernībasidiot from birth
  2. (colloquial) (male) fool, stupid man
    Jānis nosauca viņu par idiotu un pēc tam divas dienas nerunāja ne vārda — Jānis called him an idiot and after that didn't say a word for two days
    es, protams, biju idiots; man nevajadzēja šurp braukt! — I, of course, was an idiot; I shouldn't have come here!

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

idiots

  1. indefinite genitive singular of idiot