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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A member of a Baltic people constituting the main population of Latvia.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Latvian
  • adj. Latvian

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A member of a branch of the Lithuanian or Lettic race, inhabiting chiefly the Russian provinces of Courland, Livonia, and Vitebsk. The Letts call themselves Latvis. See Lithuanian.
  • n. The Lettish language; Lettic. See Lettish.

Etymologies

German Lette, from Latvian Latvi.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From German Lette. (Wiktionary)

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