brazīlisks

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Brazīlija (Brazil) +‎ -isks.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

brazīlisks (def. brazīliskais, comp. brazīliskāks, sup. visbrazīliskākais; adv. brazīliski)

  1. Brazilian (relating to Brazilians or to Brazil)
    brazīlisks šarmsBrazilian charm
    kaut kas brazīlisks jau manī ir — something Brazilian is already in me

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

English “Brazilian” as an attributive adjective usually correponds in Latvian to brazīliešu, the genitive plural form of brazīlietis. The adjective brazīlisks is commonly used as a predicate (“this is Brazilian”), or in its adverbial form brazīliski.

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