maksa

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See also: maksā

Finnish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *maksa, from Proto-Uralic *mëksa. Cognates include Estonian maks and Hungarian máj.

Noun[edit]

maksa

  1. (anatomy) liver
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

maksa

  1. Indicative present connegative form of maksaa.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of maksaa.
    • Maksa!
      • Pay!
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of maksaa.
    • Älä maksa!
      • Don't pay!

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A borrowing from Livonian maks (pay, fee) or from Estonian maks (pay, fee), already mentioned in in 17th-century dictionaries.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Noun[edit]

maksa f (4th declension)

  1. pay, payment, fee, fare, toll
    strādāt par maksu — to work for pay
    īres maksa — rent pay
    biedru maksa — membership fee
    ieejas maksa — entrance fee
    apdrošināšanas maksa — insurance fee
    braukšanas maksa — (bus, train, etc.) fare
    ieejas bez maksas — entrance without fee (= free admission)
    maksas ceļitoll roads
    'maksas ceļazīme pay(ment) voucher

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “maksa” in Konstantīns Karulis (1992, 2001), Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca, in 2 vols, Rīga: AVOTS, ISBN: 9984-700-12-7