šalis

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See also: salis, salís, sālis, and sālīs

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱól-i-s, from *ḱel- (to incline). Cognate with Latvian salis, and more distantly, Old English hold (gracious, loyal).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

šalìs f (plural šãlys) stress pattern 4

  1. land, region, periphery, province, county or a greater part of a country
  2. country; nation (as a sovereign state)
  3. (idiomatic) aside
    Padėk į šalįPut it aside, please.

Declension[edit]