mugura

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Latvian[edit]

Mugura

Noun[edit]

mugura f (4th declension)

  1. (anatomy) back (rear body from neck to loins)
    taisna, sakumpusi mugura — straight, bent back
    pagriezt citiem muguru — to turn one's back to someone
    peldēt uz muguras — to swim on one's back
    vilkt kleitu mugurā — to pull a dress on one's back (= to put it on)
    sēdēt zirga mugurā — to sit on horseback
  2. (clothing) back (the part that covers a person's back)
    blūzes mugura — the back of the blouse
    kreklam mugurā caurums — a hole on the back of the shirt
  3. the upper part or edge of an object
    kalna mugura — the back of a mountain
    viļņa mugura — the back of a wave
    grāmata mugura — the spine of the book

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