spulgums

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From spulgs (bright, shiny) +‎ -ums.

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Noun[edit]

spulgums m (1st declension)

  1. brightness, shininess (the quality of that which is bright, shiny)
    viņam reibst galva no gaišā saules spulguma uz loga baltās krāsas — he is feeling dizzy from the light brightness of the sun on the white color of the window
    savāds spulgums ir ūdeņu vizai — the glisten of water has a particular ' brightness
    viņa ir bālāka un vājāka, acīs tā kā izdzisis agrākais spulgums — she is paler and weaker, in (her) eyes the previous brightness has been driven away

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