nebēda

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ne- +‎ bēda (sorrow, misfortune).

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Noun[edit]

nebēda f (4th declension)

  1. carefreeness, lightheartedness (emotional state expressed in a cheerful, lighthearted, carefree way)
    uz nebēducheerfully, lightheartedly
    dzīvo uz nebēdu kē putns zara galā — I live carefreely, cheerfully like a bird at the end of a branch
    viņa pieglaužas kumeļa spožajam kaklam un auļo uz nebēdu — she rubbed gently against the bright neck of the foal and galloped cheerfully
    priecīgā prāta raksturīgākās iezīmes ir nebēda, priecīgā dziesma un humors — the most characteristic features of a joyful mind are lightheartedness, a joyful song, and humor

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