anglis

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Latvian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ultimately (like the word English itself) from Angles, the name of an old Germanic tribe.

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(file)

Noun[edit]

anglis m (2nd declension, feminine form: angliete)

  1. an Englishman, a man born in England
  2. (genitive plural): English; pertaining to England and its people
    angļu valoda — the English language
    angļu teātrisEnglish theater
  3. (loosely) a citizen of the United Kingdom; (in the genitive plural) relating to the United Kingdom or its citizens
  4. (historical, in the plural) the Angles, one of the Germanic tribes that invaded England in the 5th century

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Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*h₁engʷ-

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *onˀglis; compare Latvian ogle, Proto-Slavic *ǫ̀glь (coal). From Proto-Indo-European *h₁ongʷ-ōl-, *h₁ongʷ-l- (coal); cognate with Sanskrit अङ्गार (áṅgāra), Old Armenian ածուղ (acuł, coal). See ugnìs (fire) for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ɐŋˈglʲɪs/

Noun[edit]

anglìs f (plural añglys) stress pattern 4

  1. charcoal (charred remains after a fire)
  2. (sometimes in plural) coal (fuel mined from the earth)
  3. carbon (chemical element with atomic number 6 and symbol C)

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