pirmskarš

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pirms(before) +‎ karš(war).

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Noun[edit]

pirmskarš m (1st declension)

  1. prewar years, prewar period (time before the beginning of a war)
    Oskars iziet tomēr cauri visām Vācijas vēsturiskās attīstības fāzēm: pirmskaram, karam, pēckaram‎ ― Oskars, however, goes through all of Germany's historical development phases: prewar, war, post-war
  2. (in the genitive, used adjectivally) prewar
    pirmskara laiks‎ ― prewar time(s)
    pirmskara manta‎ ― prewar property
    kaut arī pēckara periodā rūpniecība kaut cik atdzīvojas, tomēr 1929. gadā tās kopprodukcijas vērtība sasniedza tikai 54% no pirmskara līmeņa‎ ― although the industry revived somewhat in the postwar period, in 1929 its total production value reached only 54% of the prewar level

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