Daily words
miau intj
 näu ▫ ņau

kuo’d|jelānikā s
 majaelanik ▫ mājas iemītnieks

komandīertõ vt
(a) kamandada ▫ komandēt, izrīkot (b) lähetada, komandeerida ▫ komandēt, sūtīt komandējumā

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 section lingua.livones.net contains a 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
25/07
1999 – in Ozolnieki farmstead, Vaide village, the first Liv language speakers’ camp started.
31/07
1992 – the first issue of the renewed monthly paper Līvli was published.
01/08
1921 – Anna Zariņa, an archaeologist and expert in the ancient Liv clothing, was born. 1998 – the International Liv Friends’ Society was founded.
04/08
1994 – in Mazirbe, an international scientific conference ‘Livs and their culture: conservation theory and experience of small nations’ language and culture’ took place.
05/08
2000 – Kersti Boiko presented her Liv text-book.