ērkšķoga

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See also: ērkšķogā

Latvian[edit]

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Ērkšķogas
Ērkšķogu krūms

Etymology[edit]

From ērkšķis (thorn) +‎ oga (berry).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ērkšķoga f (4th declension)

  1. (usually in the plural) gooseberry (the thorny bush Ribes uva-crispa, also Ribes grossularia)
    ērkšķogu krūmi‎ ― gooseberry bushes
    audzēt ērkšķogas‎ ― to grow gooseberries
  2. (usually in the plural) gooseberries (its fruits)
    ērkšķogu ievārījums‎ ― gooseberry jam
    ērkšķogu ķīselis‎ ― gooseberry jelly
    saimniece bija piešķinusi zaļas ērkšķogas un varīja slimniecei ķīseli‎ ― the farmer's wife had picked green gooseberries and made jam for the patient

Declension[edit]