siesta

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish siesta.

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Noun[edit]

siesta (plural siestas)

  1. A nap, especially an afternoon one taken after lunch in some cultures.

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Verb[edit]

siesta (third-person singular simple present siestas, present participle siestaing, simple past and past participle siestaed)

  1. (intransitive) to take a siesta; to nap.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish siesta.

Noun[edit]

siesta

  1. siesta

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish siesta.

Noun[edit]

siesta f (invariable)

  1. siesta, nap

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Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish siesta.

Noun[edit]

siesta f (plural siestas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) nap

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sexta (hora) (sixth hour, noon), feminine of sextus (sixth).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

siesta f (plural siestas)

  1. siesta

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