labums

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From labs(good) +‎ -ums.

Noun[edit]

labums m (1st declension)

  1. (singular only) goodness; good quality
    augstākā labuma milti‎ ― flour of the highest quality
  2. (material) benefit(s)
    materiālie labumi‎ ― material benefits
    dabiskie labumi‎ ― natural benefits
    sabiedriskie labumi‎ ― social benefits
    rupēs par tautas labumu‎ ― caring for the benefit of the people
    gūt garīgu labumu‎ ― to gain spiritual benefit
  3. (chiefly in the plural) delicacies (appealing, pleasing food)
    galds pilns visādiem labumiem‎ ― a table full of all kinds of delicacies

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