sekunde

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See also: sekundė and sekundē

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin secunda, short for secunda pars minuta (second diminished part (of the hour)).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

šis indika- tors mirgo reizi sekundē

sekunde f (5th declension)

  1. second (SI unit of time, 1/60 of a minute)
    minūtei ir sešdesmit sekundes — a minute has sixty seconds
    tas ilga dažas sekundes — that lasted a few seconds
    šis indikators mirgo reizi sekundē — this light flashes once per second
  2. second of arc (unit of angular measurement, 1/60 of a minute of arc)
    šī leņķa lielums ir viena sekunde — the size of this angle is one second (of arc)

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Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English second.

Noun[edit]

sekunde (n class, plural sekunde)

  1. second (sixtieth of a minute)