asiņains

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From asinis (blood) +‎ -ains.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

asiņains (def. asiņainais, comp. asiņaināks, sup. visasiņainākais; adv. asiņaini)

  1. bloody (containing a lot of blood)
    asiņaina gaļa‎ ― bloody meat
    asiņainas krēpas‎ ― bloody sputum
    asiņains ūdens‎ ― bloody water
  2. bloody (relating to bleeding; which causes bleeding)
    asiņains klepus‎ ― bloody cough
  3. bloody (which bleeds, is bleeding)
    asiņaina brūce‎ ― bloody, bleeding wound
    asiņains augonis‎ ― bloody, bleeding furuncle, abscess
    asiņainas, nedzīstošas tulznas‎ ― bloody, non-healing calluses
  4. bloody (dirty with blood; covered with blood)
    asiņaini apsēji‎ ― bloody bandages
    asiņainas drēbes‎ ― bloody clothes
    asiņains palags, nazis‎ ― bloody sheet, knife
  5. bloody, ruthless (relating to bloodshed, massacre)
    asiņains karš, terors‎ ― bloody war, terror
    asiņaina sadursme‎ ― bloody clash
  6. (figuratively) bloody (which announces heavy fight, battles)
    aust asiņains rīts‎ ― a bloody morning dawns
  7. bloody red, bright red
    asiņains vīns‎ ― bloody, bright red wine
    bija janvāra vakars ar ledainu vēju un asiņaina saulrieta blāzmojumu‎ ― it was a January afternoon (lit. evening) with icy wind and the glowing of a bloody, bright red sunset

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