anglis

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See also: Anglis

Latvian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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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 valodathe 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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Synonyms[edit]

  • brits (usually plural, briti) (Note: not wholly synonymous)

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Lithuanian[edit]

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Chemical element
C
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Medžio anglis (1) - Charcoal
Akmens anglis (2) - Coal
Anglies (3) atomas - Carbon atom

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *anˀglís, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁óngʷl̥ (coal).[1][2][3]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɐŋʲˈɡʲlʲɪs/

Noun[edit]

anglìs f (plural añglys) stress pattern 4

  1. charcoal (charred remains after a fire)
    medžio anglischarcoal (literally, “wood (char)coal”)
  2. (sometimes in plural) coal (fuel mined from the earth)
    akmens angliscoal (literally, “stone coal”)
    anglių kasyklacoal mine
  3. carbon (chemical element with atomic number 6 and symbol C)
    anglies dioksidascarbon dioxide

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2015), “anglis”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 55
  2. ^ anglìs” in Hock et al., Altlitauisches etymologisches Wörterbuch 2.0 (online, 2020–); p. 32 in ALEW 1.1 (online, 2019).
  3. ^ anglis”, in Lietuvių kalbos etimologinio žodyno duomenų bazė [Lithuanian etymological dictionary database], 2007–2012

Further reading[edit]

  • anglis”, in Lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of the Lithuanian language], lkz.lt, 1941–2022
  • anglis”, in Dabartinės lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of contemporary Lithuanian], ekalba.lt, 1954–2022
  • anglis”, in Bendrinės lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of common Lithuanian], ekalba.lt, n.d.