est

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See also: Est, EST, Est., -est, êst, and ēst

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English este, from Old English ēst (will, consent, favour, grace, liberality, munificence, bounty, kindness, love, good pleasure, harmony, liberal gifts, luxuries), from Proto-Germanic *anstiz (favour, affection), from Proto-Indo-European *ān- (to notice; face, mouth). Cognate with Icelandic ást (affection, love), Dutch gunst (favour, grace, courtesy, privilege), German Gunst (favour, goodwill, boon), Danish yndest (favour), Swedish ynnest (favour, indulgence, grace). More at own.

Noun[edit]

est (usually uncountable, plural ests)

  1. (obsolete) Grace; favour.

Etymology 2[edit]

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est (not comparable)

  1. Abbreviation of established.
    • 2010, Julie Turjoman, Brave New Knits (page 49)
      Work sleeve, sl raglan marker, work in ribbing as est to cable marker

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

est m (uncountable)

  1. east
    a l'est del país
    in the east of the country

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Cardinal directions (punt cardinal):

NO N NE
O Compass rose simple plain.svg E
SO S SE
n-occ sept n-or
occ Compass rose simple plain.svg or
s-occ mer s-or

French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Old French, from Old English ēast.

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est (invariable)

  1. east

Noun[edit]

est m (plural est)

  1. east

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin est, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésti.

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est

  1. third-person singular present indicative of être
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Guernésiais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Old English ēast.

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est m (usually uncountable)

  1. east

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the word esik.

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est (plural estek)

  1. evening, eve
  2. recital, party

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Italian[edit]

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est m (invariable)

  1. east

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésti. Cognate with Sanskrit अस्ति (ásti), Ancient Greek ἐστί (esti), Old Persian 𐎠𐎿𐎫𐎡𐎹 (astiy), Hittite 𒂊𒌍𒍣 (ēszi), Old Church Slavonic єстъ (estŭ), Gothic 𐌹𐍃𐍄 (ist).

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Verb[edit]

est

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of sum
    Marcus est agricola. — "Marcus is a farmer."
    Est senex. — "He is old."
    Est puella in vīllā. — "There is a girl in the villa."
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Etymology 2[edit]

Form of the verb edō (I eat). Cognate with Russian есть (jestʹ).

Verb[edit]

ēst

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of edō
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Middle French[edit]

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est

  1. third-person singular present indicative of estre

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *anstiz (grace, thanks), derivative of Proto-Germanic *unnaną (to grant, thank), from Proto-Indo-European *ān- (to notice; face, mouth). Cognate with Old Saxon anst (grace, favour), Old High German anst (goodwill, benevolence, thanks, grace), Gothic 𐌰𐌽𐍃𐍄𐍃 (ansts, joy, grace, thankfulness). Related to Old English unnan (to grant, allow). More at own.

Noun[edit]

ēst m, f

  1. consent, grace, favor; kindness
  2. pleasure

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Masculine
Feminine

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French est.

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est n (uncountable)

  1. east

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Swedish[edit]

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est c

  1. Estonian; a person from Estonia

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Welsh[edit]

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est

  1. (colloquial) second-person singular past of mynd

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