acest

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Romanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • cest (archaic, regional)

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *eccu istu, from Latin eccum istum, from iste. Compare Italian questo, Catalan aquest, and Romansch quest.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

acest m, n ‎(feminine singular această, masculine plural acești, feminine and neuter plural aceste)

  1. (demonstrative) this

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Usage notes[edit]

Acest is used only in the pre-position, and when the noun being modified does not take an article.

acest student‎ ― this student
acești bărbați‎ ― these men

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