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From rumānis ‎(Romanian) +‎ -isks.


rumānisks (def. rumāniskais, comp. rumāniskāks, sup. visrumāniskākais; adv. rumāniski)

  1. Romanian (relating to the Romanian language; relating to Romanians or to Romania)
    rumāniska izrunaRomanian pronunciation, accent
    Latvijā ar Leona Brieža gādību jau ieviesies rumāniskais Čorans — in Latvia, with Leons Briedis' help, the Romanian (philosopher) Cioran has already been introduced


Usage notes[edit]

English “Romanian” as an attributive adjective usually correponds in Latvian to rumāņu, the genitive plural form of rumānis. The adjective rumānisks is commonly used as a predicate (“this is Romanian”), or in its adverbial form rumāniski.

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