arktisks

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via other European languages, ultimately from Ancient Greek ἀρκτικός ‎(arktikós, of the bear, northern), a reference to the northerly constellation Ursa Major, from ἄρκτος ‎(árktos, bear).

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Adjective[edit]

arktisks (def. arktiskais, comp. arktiskāks, sup. visarktiskākais; adv. arktiski)

  1. arctic (relating to, or typical of, the Earth's northern polar region)
    arktiskā ekspedīcijaarctic expedition
    arktiskie augiarctic plants
    arktiskā faunaarctic fauna
    arktiskās salasarctic islands
    arktiskais klimats — the arctic climate
    arktiskais pavasarisarctic spring
    arktiskā flotearctic fleet

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