fest

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See also: Fest and -fest

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French feste from Latin festum (see festivity).

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Noun[edit]

fest (plural fests)

  1. (in combination) A gathering for a specified reason or occasion.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Fest, from Latin fēstum (holiday, festival, banquet, feast).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɛst/, [fɛsd̥]

Noun[edit]

fest c (singular definite festen, plural indefinite fester)

  1. party
  2. celebration
  3. festival
  4. feast
  5. fête

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German festi, from Proto-Germanic *fastuz; see it for cognates and further etymology.

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Adjective[edit]

fest (comparative fester, superlative am festesten)

  1. firm
  2. compact; hard
  3. fixed; rigid

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

  • Fest – n. festival
  • feste – adv. hard, firmly

External links[edit]

  • fest in Duden online

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *pëčɜ- (color; to color).[1] Uses the causative verbal suffix +‎ -t.

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Verb[edit]

fest

  1. to paint
  2. to dye
  3. to look somehow
    Hogy fest? - What does it look like?

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Álgu etymological database, entry #78153 (language: Hungarian, word: fëst-)

Luxembourgish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fest (masculine festen, feminine fest, neuter fest)

  1. firm, hard
  2. solid
  3. rigid
  4. fixed, fast

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Middle English[edit]

Verb[edit]

fest

  1. to feast

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin festum

Noun[edit]

fest m (definite singular festen, indefinite plural fester, definite plural festene)

  1. a celebration or party
  2. (religion) a feast or festival
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

fest

  1. imperative of feste

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin festum

Noun[edit]

fest m (definite singular festen, indefinite plural festar, definite plural festane)

  1. a celebration or party
  2. (religion) a feast or festival

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German fest.

Adverb[edit]

fest

  1. (Silesian dialects) firmly, strongly

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

German fest

Adverb[edit]

fest

  1. (Kajkavian) very
  2. (Kajkavian) intensively
  3. (Kajkavian) tightly, strongly, firmly

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Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

fest c

  1. party, celebration

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