celeste

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See also: céleste, Celeste, and Céleste

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French céleste (heavenly), from Latin caelestis.

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Noun[edit]

celeste (plural celestes)

  1. (music) A celesta (a musical instrument).
  2. (music) An organ stop, deliberately slightly out of tune to give an undulating sound.

Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

celeste m, f (plural celestes)

  1. celestial
  2. heavenly

Noun[edit]

celeste m f (plural celestes)

  1. (soccer) A fan, player, or other person associated with Celta de Vigo, a football team from the Spanish town of Vigo

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin caelestis / caeleste.

Adjective[edit]

celeste m, f (masculine and feminine plural celesti)

  1. celestial
  2. heavenly
  3. pale blue, sky blue

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Noun[edit]

celeste m (plural celesti)

  1. pale blue, sky blue

Middle French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

celeste m, f (plural celestes)

  1. celestial; heavenly

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese celeste, from Latin caelestis (celestial), from caelum (sky).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

celeste m, f (plural celestes; comparable)

  1. celestial (relating to the sky)
  2. (astronomy) celestial (relating to space)
  3. (religion) heavenly (relating to heaven)
  4. sky blue (of a pale blue colour, like that of the sky on a fine day)

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

celeste m, f (plural celestes)

  1. pale blue, sky blue
  2. heavenly

Noun[edit]

celeste m (plural celestes)

  1. pale blue, sky blue

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