skaidrojums

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From skaidrot (past stem: skaidroj-) (to explain) +‎ -ums.

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skaidrojums m (1st declension)

  1. explanation (a sentence, speech, etc. that explains something)
    frazeoloģisma skaidrojums — the explanation of a phraseologism
    skolotāja skaidrojumi — the teacher's explanations
    Zemgales virsaitis vēlējās saņemt pareģa pārliecinošākus skaidrojumus nākotnei — the chief of Zemgale wanted to get the prophet's persuasive explanations of the future
  2. explanation (an idea, an analysis, a theory or hypothesis that explains, accounts for, something)
    no 16. līdz 19. gadsimtam radās arī baltu tautu izcelsmes skaidrojumi, kas balstījās uz rakstītajiem avotiem un valodnieciskajām studijām — from the 16th to the 19th century there appeared also explanations for the origins of the Baltic people that were based on written sources and linguistic studies

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