konjunkcija

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See also: konjunkcijā

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via other European languages, ultimately a borrowing from Latin coniūnctiō (conjunction).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

konjunkcija f (4th declension)

  1. (grammar) conjunction (a word used to join words or phrases into sentences)
    saiklis jeb konjunkcija ir vārdšķira — conjunction (saiklis) or conjunction (konjunckija) is a word class
  2. (astronomy) conjunction, the alignment of two celestial bodies when seen from the Earth

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Usage notes[edit]

Apparently, konjunkcija in the grammatical sense is used only in technical (linguistic) writings; in most contexts, its synonym saiklis is preferred.

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