lēnums

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lēns (slow; calm, peaceful) +‎ -ums.

Noun[edit]

lēnums m (1st declension)

  1. slowness (quality of that which moves slowly)
    straumes lēnums — the slowness of the current
  2. slowness (quality of that which happens, works slowly)
    domāšanas lēnumsslowness of thought
    brauciena lēnumsslowness of the ride, journey
  3. calm, peacefulness
    rakstura lēnums — a peaceful character (lit. peacefulness of character)

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