Daily words
Trinkid viga l com

e’ḑštõ vt
 esindada ▫ pārstāvēt

brakšlõ vi
 lehte puhkeda ▫ lapot, plaukt ● Lī’edõd brakšlõbõd, je’dmõl at ne lī’ed kukkõrd; ä’b kīt ku ēdrõmõd brakšlõbõd. 152.1/6 Lehed puhkevad, enne need on lehepungad; ei öelda, et õied lehte puhkevad. ▫ Lapas plaukst, vispirms ir tie lapu pumpuri; nesaka, ka ziedi lapo.

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!

1206 – a Liv revolt on Martinsala (an island). The Liv leader Ako was killed.
1955 – Guntis Zemītis, an archaeologist, researcher of the Liv history was born.
1953 – Rūta Karma, a translator, was born.
1942 – in Miķeļtornis village, Jānis Erenštreits, a choir conductor of Liv origin was born.
1938 – Ausma Liepa, a lifelong senior of the singing group Līvlist was born.