brunete

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Latvian[edit]

Brunete

Etymology[edit]

From brunets(dark-haired man) +‎ -e(fem.). Probably not formed as such in Latvian, but borrowed and adapted from other European languages.

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brunete f (5th declension, masculine form: brunets)

  1. brunette (woman having darkbrown or blackhair)
    eleganta brunete‎ ― an elegant brunette
    “Jauno Talantu Fabriku” pamet smaidīgā brunete Rita Riteniece‎ ― the smiling brunette Rita Riteniece is leaving the “New Talent Factory”
    brunete vai blondīne: kā labāk?‎ ― brunette or blonde: how (does she look) better?

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

brune +‎ -ete

Noun[edit]

brunete f ‎(oblique plural brunetes, nominative singular brunete, nominative plural brunetes)

  1. brunette (woman)

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