zvejnieks

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From zveja (fishing) +‎ -nieks.

Noun[edit]

zvejnieks m (1st declension, feminine form: zvejniece)

  1. (male) fisherman (man whose work is fishing)
    zvejnieku zabākifishermen boots
    zvejnieku kuģisfishermen ship
    malu zvejnieks — edge fisherman (i.e., a man who does illegal fishing)
    krastā piestājušas zvejnieku motorlaivas — the fishermen's motor boats have come ashore

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