stikls

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

stikls

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐍄𐌹𐌺𐌻𐍃

Latvian[edit]

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Stikls

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old East Slavic стькло (stĭklo) (compare Russian стекло́ (stekló)), itself a borrowing from Gothic 𐍃𐍄𐌹𐌺𐌻𐍃 (stikls, beaker, chalice, goblet).[1]

Noun[edit]

stikls m (1st declension)

  1. (only singular) glass (solid, transparent substance made by melting sand)
    caurspīdīgs, krāsains stiklstransparent, colored glass
    ugunsdrošs stiklsfire-resistant glass
    rūdītais stiklstempered glass
    stikla rūpniecībaglass industry
    stikla pūtējsglassblower
    stikla šķiedraglass fiber
    stikla durvisglass door
    stikla traukiglassware
  2. glass (an object made of this material, or something similar)
    briļļu stiklispectacle glasses, lenses
    palielināmais stiklsmagnifying glass
    ielikt logam stikluto put glass/panes on the window

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (dated in the sense "material") glāze

References[edit]

  1. ^ Karulis, Konstantīns (1992), “stikls”, in Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca (in Latvian), Rīga: AVOTS, ISBN 9984-700-12-7