netīrīgs

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ne- +‎ tīrīgs (clean) (with tīrīgs from tīrs (clean) +‎ -īgs), or netīrs (dirty) +‎ -īgs (with netīrs from ne- +‎ tīrs (clean)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Headset icon.svg This entry needs audio files. If you have a microphone, please record some and upload them. (For audio required quickly, visit WT:APR.)

Adjective[edit]

netīrīgs (def. netīrīgais, comp. netīrīgāks, sup. visnetīrīgākais; adv. netīrīgi)

  1. (of people, animals) dirty, uncleanly, slovenly (who does not keep him/herself always clean, who does not keep his/her surroundings always clean)
    netīrīgs večuksslovely old man
    netīrīgs bērnsdirty, uncleanly child
    “ej tu, Banga”, viņš uzsauca bērajai ķēvei, “bet nu atkal apgulējusies! tā mums tāda netīrīga”, viņš paskaidroja Ozolam“hey, Banga,” he shouted to the bay mare, “but again you've gotten yourself dirty! this one is so uncleanly,” he explained to Ozols

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]