Daily words
mǭ|tīeli s
 maatööline ▫ laukstrādnieks

tarā|mǭtõr s
(Leonurus) südamerohi ▫ sirds mātere

plǭț|lēba s
 plaadisai ▫ plātsmaize ● Plǭțlēba: mī’kõl u’m allõ, pǟlõ panāb zaftõ või umāŗi. KK77 a Plaadisai: taigen on all, peale pannakse moosi või õunu. ▫ Plātsmaize: mīkla ir apakšā, virsū liek ievārījumu vai ābolus.

This portal was created by Līvõ Kultūr sidām (The Livonian Culture Centre) and offers a wide range of information on the Livonians, their culture, language, and history. Here you can discover the places the Livonians have lived, their cultural monuments, the location of their most important archives, and also about new Livonian-related events and exhibitions. You can learn about Livonian traditional and contemporary culture as well as become acquainted with their community organisations and most important personalities. The UL Livonian Institute section contains information about this institution as well as Livonian-Estonian-Latvian dictionary which is updated on an ongoing basis and which is supplemented with word forms and data from the Livonian language corpus. This section also contains the Livonian place name list, a list of Livonian borrowings in Latvian, and other resources for learning about and studying Livonian. The Library section contains a collection of articles, links, and videos on Livonian topics grouped by category.

We wish you success learning about Livonian culture!

Calender
28/03
1749 – Gustav Bergmann, a pastor of Rūjiena parish, publisher of the first sacred text in the Liv language was born. Died 1814.
30/03
1805 – Ferdinand Johan Wiedemann, academician and successor of A.J. Sjögren in the reasearch work on the Liv language. Died in 1887.
31/03
1877 – Kristīn Ozolzīle (b. Demberg), a narrator of the Liv folklore was born. Died in 1962.
01/04
1831 – Pētõr Prints, a Liv teacher, poet and translator was born. Died in 1889.
02/04
1910 – in Vaide Alfon Berthold, a Liv poet was born. Died in 1993.