labrīts

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Etymology[edit]

From labrīt (good morning), made into a masculine first-declension noun (ending in -s).

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Noun[edit]

labrīts m (1st declension)

  1. good morning (the name of the early morning greeting labrīt)
    (pa)dot labrītu — to give (= say) good morning
    teikt labrītu — to say good morning
    atņemt labrītu — to take, accept a good morning
    Edzis nekad neaizmirst pacelt cepuri, kad saka labrītu — Edzis never forgets to take off his had when (he) says good morning
    kad Ieva nes traukus virtuvē, parādās Uldis un dod labrītu — when Ieva is bringing the dishes to the kitchen, Uldis shows himself and gives (= says) good morning

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