Lett

[ let ]
/ lɛt /
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noun

a member of a people, the chief inhabitants of Latvia, living on or near the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea; Latvian.

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British Dictionary definitions for lett

Lett

/ (lɛt) /

noun

another name for a Latvian
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Word Origin and History for lett

Lett

1831, from German Lette, from Old High German liuti "people" (German Leute). The native name is Latvji (see Latvia). Related: Lettic; Lettish.

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