rumānisks

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rumānis (Romanian) +‎ -isks.

Adjective[edit]

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 Čoransin Latvia, with Leons Briedis' help, the Romanian (philosopher) Cioran has already been introduced

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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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