este

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See also: -este, Este, éste, ėste, ešte, esté, and -ește

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

este (usually uncountable, plural estes)

  1. Alternative form of est.

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

este m (plural estes)

  1. east

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb estää.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: es‧te
  • IPA(key): /ˈesteʔ/

Noun[edit]

este

  1. An obstacle, barrier, hindrance.
  2. (sports) A hurdle.

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

este

  1. feminine form of est

Galician[edit]

Determiner[edit]

este m (feminine singular esta, masculine plural estes, feminine plural estas)

  1. this

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From esikesve → estve → este.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛʃtɛ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: es‧te

Adverb[edit]

este (not comparable)

  1. in the evening

Usage notes[edit]

  • Approx. from 6 p.m. until going to bed. Depends on working hours, daylight length etc.

Noun[edit]

este (plural esték)

  1. evening

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Karelian[edit]

Noun[edit]

este (genitive estien, partitive estettu)

  1. obstacle

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Form of the verb edō (I eat).

Verb[edit]

ēste

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of edō

Etymology 2[edit]

Form of the verb sum (Template:la-conj-form-gloss/sum).

Verb[edit]

este

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of sum

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French est, from Old English ēast, from Proto-Germanic *austą (east), from Proto-Indo-European *aus- (eastern).

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Noun[edit]

este m (uncountable)

  1. east (one of the four principal compass points)
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Adjective[edit]

este m, f (plural estes; comparable)

  1. eastern (of, situated in, or coming from the east)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Portuguese este (displacing collateral form aqueste), from Latin iste.

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Pronoun[edit]

este m (feminine esta plural estes feminine plural estas)

  1. this (indicates something or someone nearby)
  2. this (indicates something or someone just mentioned)
  3. this (indicates something or someone about to be mentioned)
  4. (of a unit of time) this (which is current)
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 127:
      A segurança está cem vezes mais rigorosa este verão.
      The security is a hundred times more severe this summer.
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Portuguese demonstratives (edit)
Pronouns Adverbs
Singular Plural Neuter
Masculine Feminine Masculine Feminine
First-person este esta estes estas isto aqui,
Second-person esse essa esses essas isso
Third-person aquele aquela aqueles aquelas aquilo ali,

Romanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • есте (Post-1930s (Moldavian) Cyrillic spelling)

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

este

  1. third-person singular present tense form of fi. he/she is
    Ea este o femeie foarte frumoasă.
    She is a very beautiful woman.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin iste.

Adjective[edit]

este m (feminine esta, masculine plural estos, feminine plural estas)

  1. this

Pronoun[edit]

este m (demonstrative, feminine esta, neuter esto, feminine plural estas, masculine plural estos, neuter plural estos)

  1. Alternative spelling of éste.
Usage notes[edit]
  • the unaccented form can function as a pronoun if there is no ambiguity as to it being a pronoun in its context
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Interjection[edit]

este

  1. uh (space filler in a conversation)

Etymology 2[edit]

From French est, from Old English ēast.

Noun[edit]

este m (uncountable)

  1. east
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