Latvian - Jobs

Commonly used translations for talking about jobs in Latvian. You can hear these words & phrases spoken by a native Latvian by clicking the "Play Sound" link next to each word.

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 Bank

Banka

Private company

Privāta firma

Law

Tieslietas

Journalist

Žurnālists(e)

(when talking about a woman you replace the “s” at the end with an “e”)

Interpreter

Tulks

Student

Students(e)

(when talking about a woman you replace the “s” at the end with an “e”)

Retired

Pensijā

Unemployed

Bezdarbnieks(ce)

(when talking about a woman you replace the “s” at the end with  “ce”)

I am a Lawyer.

Es esmu jurists.

What do you do for a living?

Ar ko jūs nodarbojaties?

I work in a bank.

Es strādāju bankā.

Do you like your job?

Vai jums patīk jūsu darbs?

Yes, I do.

Jā, patīk.