ateja

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from at- +‎ eja (passage; aisle) (cf. to go off, to leave; original meaning perhaps “place that one goes away to”).

Noun[edit]

ateja f (4th declension)

  1. bathroom, WC, toilet, outhouse (room with a sink and a toilet where one can wash or eliminate waste)
    skalojamās atejas — flushing toilets
    sausās atejas — dry toilets
    atejas bedretoilet, outhouse pit, hole

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