čest

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See also: cest, CEST, cèst, česť, and c'est

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *čьstь, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kʷit-tis.

Noun[edit]

čest f

  1. honor (US), honour (UK) (objectification of praiseworthiness)

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Further reading[edit]

  • čest in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • čest in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *čęstъ (dense, thick).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

čȇst (definite čȇstī, comparative čȅšćī, Cyrillic spelling че̑ст)

  1. frequent
  2. repeated, recurrent
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *čьstь.

Noun[edit]

čest f (Cyrillic spelling чест)

  1. Obsolete form of čast.
  2. (archaic) luck, happiness