ķīmija

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Latvian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Via other European languages, ultimately from Latin alchimista, from Arabic الكيمياء (al-kīmiya’), from article ال- (al-) + Ancient Greek χυμεία (khumeía, art of alloying metals) (which contains the suffix -είa (-eía), Latvian -ija).

Noun[edit]

ķīmija f (4th declension)

  1. chemistry (science that studies the composition, properties, structure and changes of substances)
    analītiskā ķīmija — analytical chemistry
    teorētiskā ķīmija — theoretical chemistry
    neorganiskā ķīmija — inorganic chemistry
    organiskā ķīmija — organic chemistry
    fizikālā ķīmija — physical chemistry
    ķīmijas laboratorijachemistry laboratory
    ķīmijas institūtschemistry institute
  2. chemistry (the corresponding school subject)
    ķīmijas klasechemistry class
    ķīmijas stundachemistry lesson
  3. (usually with a modifying genitive noun) chemistry (practical use of the laws and discoveries of this science)
    lauksaimniecības ķīmija — agricultural chemistry
    mašīnbūves ķīmijachemical engineering

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