sta

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

sta (plural stas)

  1. Abbreviation of station.

Dutch[edit]

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Verb[edit]

sta

  1. first-person singular present indicative of staan
  2. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of staan
  3. imperative of staan

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -a

Verb[edit]

sta

  1. third-person singular present indicative of stare
  2. second-person singular imperative of stare

Pronoun[edit]

sta (demonstrative)

  1. dialectal form of questa; this

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

stā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of stō

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

sta

  1. rafsi of stali.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin stāre, present active infinitive of stō, from Proto-Indo-European *steh₂-.

Verb[edit]

a sta (third-person singular present stă, past participle stat1st conj.

  1. to stay
    Stai acolo.
    Stay there.
  2. to stand
  3. to sit
    Vreau stau jos.
    I want to sit down.
  4. to remain
  5. to live (somewhere), inhabit, reside
    Ea stă în București.
    She lives/stays in Bucharest.

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Sicilian[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

sta f (m. stu, plural sti)

  1. Contraction of chista; this
    • 1874, Lionardo Vigo, Raccolta amplissima di canti popolari siciliani, page 443:
      [...] / E tu, curreri, ca vai d'ogni parti, / Te' cca sta littra, a la mè 'manti porti, / Cci dici ca non pozzu stari sparti, / La spartenza è cchiù brutta di la morti.
      [...] / And you, courier, who goes to and fro, / Take this letter, to my lover bring it, / Tell her that I can [no longer] remain separated, / Separation is worse than death.

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Slovene[edit]

Verb[edit]

sta

  1. second-person dual present tense form of biti.
  2. third-person dual present tense form of biti.

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English star.

Noun[edit]

sta

  1. star (celestial body)
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 1:15 (translation here):
      God i mekim kamap tupela bikpela lait. Bikpela em san bilong givim lait long de, na liklik em mun bilong givim lait long nait. Na God i mekim kamap ol sta tu.
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