Liepāja

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Liepāja

  1. A city and port on the west coast of Latvia, the largest city in the Kurzeme region.

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Latvian[edit]

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 Liepāja on Latvian Wikipedia

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Liepāja (Latvijā)

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from the German name of the city, Libau, ultimately from the nearby river Līva (also Libau in German).

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Liepāja f (4th declension)

  1. Liepāja (a city and district on the coast of Latvia, in the Courland (Kurzeme) region)
    Liepājā dzīvo apmēram 80 000 cilvēku — approximately 80 000 people live in Liepāja
    Liepājas kultūras vide — the Liepāja cultural environment
    Liepāja ir lepna, radoša un aktīva pilsēta jūras krastā, kurā cilvēki vēlas dzīvot un strādātLiepāja is a proud, creative and active city on the seashore, where people want to live and work

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