veča

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See also: veca, vecā, and večā

Latvian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From vecis.

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veča m

  1. genitive singular form of vecis

Etymology 2[edit]

Veča

From vecis (old man) +‎ -a (fem.).

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veča f (4th declension, masculine form: vecis)

  1. (colloquial, often pejorative) old woman
    veča aplūkoja muguru — the old woman looked back
    vīriem ar ziemeļbriežiem brauca medībās un zvejā, sievas ar bērniem un viena veča uzturēja uguni pavardos — the husbands with the reindeer went hunting and fishing, the wives with the children and one old woman kept the fire in the hearth
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