casta

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

casta

  1. past participle of cas

Adjective[edit]

casta (invariable)

  1. twisted, wound
  2. complicated, intricate, involved
  3. gnarled, bent, wizened

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

casta

  1. genitive singular of casadh

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
casta chasta gcasta
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

casta f (plural caste)

  1. caste
  2. establishment; the exclusive class of powerful people thought to really rule Italy

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

casta f

  1. chaste (feminine of casto)

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

casta

  1. nominative feminine singular of castus
  2. nominative neuter plural of castus
  3. accusative neuter plural of castus
  4. vocative feminine singular of castus
  5. nominative neuter plural of castus

castā

  1. ablative feminine singular of castus

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Uncertain, possibly from the feminine of casto (chaste) (from Old Portuguese casto, from Latin castus) or from Gothic 𐌺𐌰𐍃𐍄𐌰𐌽 (kastan) or 𐌺𐌰𐍃𐍄𐍃 (kasts).

Noun[edit]

casta f (plural castas)

  1. bloodline; lineage
  2. breed; race
  3. caste (hereditary social classes)
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

casta

  1. feminine form of casto

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

casta f (masculine casto, feminine plural castas, masculine plural castos)

  1. feminine form of casto

Etymology[edit]

Possibly of Germanic origin; compare Gothic *𐌺𐌰𐍃𐍄𐍃 (*kasts). Alternatively from a derivative of Latin castus.

Noun[edit]

casta f (plural castas)

  1. lineage
  2. breed
  3. caste