lietuvių

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Lithuanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [lʲjɛˈtʊʋʲuː]

Noun[edit]

lietùvių m pl, f pl

  1. genitive plural form of lietuvis.
  2. genitive plural form of lietuvė.

Usage notes[edit]

This word, literally meaning of Lithuanians, is used often where in English one would use Lithuanian as an adjective; for example, lietuvių kalba (Lithuanian language, literally language of Lithuanians). This is common for all nouns that denote nationality.