pilnība

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pilns (full) +‎ -ība.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pilnība f (4th declension)

  1. fullness, completeness
    viņš tiecas pēc savu zināšanu pilnības un pamatīguma — he strives for the completeness and thoroughness of his knowledge
  2. (in the locative singular) in full, fully, completely
    izprast jautājumu pilnībā — to understand a question fully, completely
    pilnībā apzināties savu vainu — to be fully aware of one's guilt
    pilnībā piekrist kāda uzskatiem — to fully agree with a certain viewpoint
  3. perfection, completeness (corresponding to some sublime or transcendent model)
    tiekties pēc pilnības — to strive for perfection
    sasniegt pilnību — to achieve perfection
    garš ir cilvēka ceļš uz pilnību — long is a person's road to perfection
    šis brīdis mani ved uz pilnību — this moment brings me to perfection

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