maijs

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Latvian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin māius (Maia's month), from Maia, a Roman earth goddess, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *magya (she who is great), from Proto-Indo-European *méǵh₂s (great).

Noun[edit]

maijs m (1st declension)

  1. the month of May

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Usage notes[edit]

The old Latvian names for May, lapu mēnesis (leaf month), sējas mēnesis (sowing month), and ziedoņa mēnesis (heyday, spring month), are no longer in common use.

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Livonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

maijs

  1. singular inessive form of maij