rasta

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See also: rastā

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for Rastafarian or Rastafari.

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Noun[edit]

rasta (plural rastas)

  1. belonging to an originally Jamaican sect regarding Blacks as chosen people, and the Jamaican national colors and the leaf of the marijuana plant as symbols

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English rasta

Noun[edit]

rasta

  1. rasta

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

rasta

  1. Romanization of 𐍂𐌰𐍃𐍄𐌰

Latvian[edit]

Participle[edit]

rasta

  1. genitive singular masculine form of rasts
  2. nominative singular feminine form of rasts

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *rastō, whence also Old English rest, Old Norse röst

Noun[edit]

rasta f

  1. rest

Sicilian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γαστήρ (gastḗr, belly).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɾast̪a/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧sta

Noun[edit]

rasta f (plural rasti)

  1. flower pot.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

rast +‎ -a

Verb[edit]

rasta (present rastar, preterite rastade, supine rastat, imperative rasta)

  1. to rest; to take a pause
  2. to walk (a dog)

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