mašīna

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Mašīnas (2)

Etymology[edit]

A borrowing, ultimately from Latin machina, from Ancient Greek μαχανά (makhaná), Doric spelling of μηχανή (mēkhanḗ, a machine, engine, contrivance, device).

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Noun[edit]

mašīna f (4th declension)

  1. machine, machinery, mechanism
    veļas mazgājamā mašīna — washing machine
    uzstādīt mašīnu — to install the machine
    lauksaimniecības mašīnas — agricultural machinery
    eļļot mašīnu — to oil, lubricate the machine
    mašīnas remontsmachine repair
  2. car, automobile
    aizbraukt ar mašīnu uz staciju — to go to the station by car
    iesēsties mašīnā — to sit in the car
    ātrās palīdzības mašīna — ambulance (lit. fast help car )

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