mest

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch mest, Old Dutch *mist, from Proto-Germanic *mihstuz. Probably derived from *mīganą (to urinate) + *-þuz. Cognate with German Mist, Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌹𐌷𐍃𐍄𐌿𐍃 (maihstus).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mest m (uncountable)

  1. dung
  2. fertilizer

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse *meist, from Proto-Germanic *maist.

Adverb[edit]

mest, superlative of nógv, comparative meira.

  1. most

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Kurdish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mest

  1. drunk

Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

mest tr., 1st conj., pres. metu, met, met, past metu

  1. to throw

Conjugation[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse *meist, from Proto-Germanic *maist.

Adverb[edit]

mest

  1. most; used in construction of superlative of long/foreign adjectives

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse *meist, from Proto-Germanic *maist.

Adverb[edit]

mest

  1. most; used in construction of superlative of long/foreign adjectives

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *maist, *maistaz (most). Compare Old English mǣst, Old Frisian māst, Old High German meist, Old Norse mestur, Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌹𐍃𐍄𐍃 (maists), 𐌼𐌰𐌹𐍃𐍄 (maist).

Adverb[edit]

mēst

  1. most

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse *meist, from Proto-Germanic *maist.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mest

  1. mostly, most of the time
  2. mostly, mainly; to the larger part
  3. superlative form of mycket. most
  4. superlative form of många. most
  5. Used in construction of the superlative of certain adjectives: most

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