Daily words
sulā s
 sula ▫ atkusnis ● Tämpõ u’m sulā. Täna on sula. ▫ Šodien ir atkusnis. Lǟ’b sulāks. KK78 Läheb sulale. ▫ Sākas atkusnis.

mī’kõl s
 taigen ▫ mīkla ● Ma te’i sīest mī’kõlõst lēbakukīļ. KK78 Ma tegin sellest taignast leivapätsi. ▫ Es uztaisīju no tās mīklas maizes kukuli.

baŗākõl s
 nuumsiga ▫ baroklis ♦ baŗākõl sǭb ba’ŗtõd KK78a14 nuumsiga nuumatakse ▫ baroklis tiek uzbarots

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!

1941 – Ieva Neilande, a historian, the first chairperson of the restored Liv Union was born. Died in 2006.
1923 – Valda Marija Šuvcāne, a Liv culture and public activist was born.
1937 – premiere of the play by Mārtiņš Zīverts ‘The Liv Blood’ in the Latvian National Theatre.
1999 – the Cabinet of Ministers adopted the State Long-term Target Program ‘Livs in Latvia’.
1893 – Didrõk Blūm, conductor of the Lielirbe choir was born. Died in 1970.