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Livonia

Line breaks: Li|vo¦nia
Pronunciation: /lɪˈvəʊnɪə
 
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Definition of Livonia in English:

A region on the east coast of the Baltic Sea, north of Lithuania, comprising most of present-day Latvia and Estonia. German name Livland /ˈliːflant/.

Derivatives

Livonian

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adjective& noun
Example sentences
  • Sami is a Finno-Ugric language that is most closely related to Finnish, Estonian, Livonian, Votic, and several other little-known languages.
  • His campaigns in the west during the Livonian war were less successful and ended in defeat and renewed isolation from the West.
  • There are three main Latvian dialects: Central (which is used as the basis for written Latvian), East, and Livonian.

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