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 grupa‎ ― ethnic group
    etniskas īpatnības‎ ― ethnic background, features
    iedzīvotāju etniskais sastāvs‎ ― the ethnic composition of the population
    etniskie konflikti‎ ― ethnic conflicts

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