etnisks

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via some other European language, ultimately from Latin ethnicus ‎(pagan, heathen), from Ancient Greek ἐθνικός ‎(ethnikós, of or for a nation, heathen), from ἔθνος ‎(éthnos, a company”, later “a people or nation, heathens).

Adjective[edit]

etnisks (def. etniskais, comp. etniskāks, sup. visetniskākais; adv. etniski)

  1. ethnic (relating to a group of people having common racial, national, religious or cultural origins)
    etniska grupaethnic group
    etniskas īpatnībasethnic background, features
    iedzīvotāju etniskais sastāvs — the ethnic composition of the population
    etniskie konfliktiethnic conflicts

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