slaikums

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From slaiks (slender, slim) +‎ -ums.

Noun[edit]

slaikums m (1st declension)

  1. (only plural) slenderness, slimness (the quality of that which is slender, slim)
    jaunekļa slaikums — young man's slimness
    auguma slaikumsslenderness of height
    pirkstu slaikums — fingers' slenderness
    bērzu slaikums — the slenderness of birch trees
    dūmeņa slaikums — the slenderness of the chimney

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