jocīgums

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From jocīgs (funny, humorous) +‎ -ums (with jocīgs from joks (joke, jest) +‎ -īgs).

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jocīgums m (1st declension)

  1. funniness, humorousness (the quality of that which is funny, humorous, causes laughter)
    izturēšanās jocīgums — the funiness, humorousness of (his) behavior
    viņa jocīgums kulminē uzzinot, ka Natālijai sāk kas veidoties ar kolēģi Markusu — his funniness, funny behavior culminated (= stopped) (with) learning that Natalija had began something with (her) colleague Markuss

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