kaklasaite

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Latvian[edit]

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Kaklasaite

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Etymology[edit]

From kakla(neck[gen.]) +‎ saite(link, tie).

Noun[edit]

kaklasaite f (5th declension)

  1. necktie
    zīda kaklasaite‎ ― silk necktie
    gaiša, tumša, pulķota kaklasaite‎ ― light, dark, flowered necktie
    apsiet kaklasaiti‎ ― to tie a necktie

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Usage notes[edit]

Apparently, kaklasaite is less colloquial, and thus more frequent in written Latvian, than šlipse.

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