svarīgums

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From svarīgs (important) +‎ -ums (with svarīgs from svars (important) +‎ -īgs).

Noun[edit]

svarīgums m (1st declension)

  1. importance, significance (the quality of that which is important)
    misija, kuras svarīgumu mēs sevišķi spilgti izjūtam — a mission whose importance we feel very brightly
    pēc svarīguma uzdevumus iedala piecās kategorijās — according to importance, tasks are divided into five categories
  2. self-importance, pride
    saimnieka svarīgums — host's importance, attitude
  3. (rare) weight, heaviness
    akmens svarīgums — the weight of the stone

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