Latvian
noun Date: 1924 1. the Baltic language of the Latvian people 2. a native or inhabitant of Latvia • Latvian adjective

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  • Latvian — [lat′vēən] n. 1. a person born or living in Latvia 2. the Baltic language spoken in Latvia adj. of Latvia or its people, language, or culture …   English World dictionary

  • Latvian — The term Latvian can mean:* Anything related to Latvia * The Latvian people * The Latvian language * The Latvian (horse) * The Latvian Gambit, an opening in chess …   Wikipedia

  • Latvian — 1. noun a) A person from Latvia or of Latvian descent. b) The official language of Latvia. 2. adjective Of, from, or pertaining to Latvia, the Latvian people or the Latvian language …   Wiktionary

  • Latvian — noun 1》 a native or citizen of Latvia, or a person of Latvian descent. 2》 the Baltic language of Latvia. adjective relating to Latvia, its people, or their language …   English new terms dictionary

  • Latvian — Lat•vi•an [[t]ˈlæt vi ən, ˈlɑt [/t]] n. 1) peo a member of the Baltic speaking people of Latvia 2) peo the Baltic language of Latvia 3) peo of or pertaining to Latvia, its inhabitants, or the language Latvian • Etymology: 1915–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • Latvian — n. & adj. n. 1 a a native of Latvia, a Baltic republic of the USSR. b a person of Latvian descent. 2 the language of Latvia. adj. of or relating to Latvia or its people or language …   Useful english dictionary

  • Latvian — /lat vee euhn, laht /, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Latvia, its inhabitants, or their language. n. 2. a native or inhabitant of Latvia. 3. Also, Lettish, Lett. the Baltic language of Latvia. [1915 20; LATVI(A) + AN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Latvian — ISO 639 3 Code : lav ISO 639 2/B Code : lav ISO 639 2/T Code : lav ISO 639 1 Code : lv Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • Latvian — Lat·vi·an || lætvɪən n. native or resident of Latvia (republic in northern Europe) adj. of or belonging to Latvia (republic in northern Europe) n. official language of Latvia …   English contemporary dictionary

  • latvian — lat·vi·an …   English syllables

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