velsisks

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Velsa (Wales) +‎ -isks.

Adjective[edit]

velsisks (def. velsiskais, comp. velsiskāks, sup. visvelsiskākais; adv. velsiski)

  1. Welsh (relating to the Welsh language; relating to the Welsh people or to Wales)
    mūzikā nekā specifiski velsiska nav — in the music there is nothing specifically Welsh

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Usage notes[edit]

  • English “Welsh” as an attributive adjective usually correponds in Latvian to velsiešu, the genitive plural form of velsietis. The adjective velsisks is commonly used as a predicate (“this is Welsh”), or in its adverbial form velsiski.

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