talantīgs

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Etymology[edit]

From talants (talent) +‎ -īgs.

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talantīgs (def. talantīgais, comp. talantīgāks, sup. vistalantīgākais; adv. talantīgi)

  1. (of people) talented (having talent; gifted)
    talantīgs gleznotājs, rakstniekstalented painter, writer
    talantīgs valodniekstalented linguist
    talantīgs sportiststalented athlete
    talantīgi bērnitalented children
    Bikulis bija labi sagatavots, pat vairāk: talantīgs inženieris — Bikulis was a well prepared, even better: talented engineer
  2. (of people's features, works) talented (such that it expresses someone's talent)
    talantīgs skaņdarbstalented musical piece
    talantīga dzejatalented poetry
    talantīgi mākslas darbstalented works of art
    izrāde ir iedarbīga, talantīga, bet drūma — the show is powerful, talented, but gloomy, bleak

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