foresto

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See also: forestò

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

foresti +‎ -o

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

foresto (uncountable, accusative foreston)

  1. absence
    • 1902, Lingvo Internacia, page 19:
      Por gardi la familion, dum la foresto de la edzo, estas nur maljuna servistino kaj dudekjara servisto.
      To look after the family during the husband's absence, there are only an old maid and a 20-year-old servant.
    • 1915, L. L. Zamenhof (translator), Malnova Testamento, Jesaja 34:16.
      Eĉ unu el ili ne mankos, unu ne sentos foreston de alia.
      Not even one of them will be missing, one will not feel the absence of another.

Synonyms[edit]


Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

foresto (plural foresti)

  1. forest

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

foresto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of forestare

Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian forestiero

Adjective[edit]

foresto m (feminine foresta, masculine plural foresti, feminine plural foreste)

  1. foreign
  2. strange
  3. external

Noun[edit]

foresto m (plural foresti)

  1. foreigner
  2. stranger