cesta

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See also: cèsta and cěsta

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē).

Noun[edit]

cesta f (plural cestes)

  1. basket (container)

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Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Czech cěsta, from Proto-Slavic *cěsta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈt͡sɛsta]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ce‧s‧ta
  • Rhymes: -ɛsta

Noun[edit]

cesta f

  1. road
  2. journey
  3. path (graph theory)
Declension[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

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

Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Attested since the 13th century. From Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈθestɐ], (western) [ˈsestɐ]

Noun[edit]

cesta f (plural cestas)

  1. basket, specially larger ones without handles or with side handles
    • 1272, Ramón Lorenzo (ed.), Mosteiro de Montederramo, page 469:
      darnos kada ano una cesta de peras
      give to us each year a basket of pears
  2. (regional) smaller basket with a central handle
    Synonym: cesto
  3. (regional) muzzle
    Synonyms: bocal, vetillo

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References[edit]

  • cesta” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • cesta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • cesta” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • cesta” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Latin cista, from the Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē). Doublet of cista.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cesta f (plural ceste)

  1. basket

Further reading[edit]

  • cesta in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cesta

  1. feminine nominative singular of cesty

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē).

Noun[edit]

cesta f (plural cestas)

  1. basket

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Surmiran) chista
  • (Puter, Vallader) chaista

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē).

Noun[edit]

cesta f (plural cestas)

  1. (Sutsilvan) chest, trunk

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *cěsta.

Noun[edit]

cèsta f (Cyrillic spelling цѐста)

  1. road (paved)
  2. highway

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See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • cesta” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *cěsta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cesta f (genitive singular cesty, nominative plural cesty, genitive plural ciest, declension pattern of žena)

  1. road
  2. way

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

Noun[edit]

cesta

  1. genitive singular of cesto

Further reading[edit]

  • cesta in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *cěsta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cẹ́sta f

  1. road (strip of land made suitable for travel)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. césta
gen. sing. céste
singular dual plural
nominative césta césti céste
accusative césto césti céste
genitive céste cést cést
dative césti céstama céstam
locative césti céstah céstah
instrumental césto céstama céstami
Feminine, a-stem, mobile accent
nom. sing. césta
gen. sing. cesté
singular dual plural
nominative césta cesté cesté
accusative cestó cesté cesté
genitive cesté cestá cestá
dative césti cestáma cestàm
locative césti cestàh cestàh
instrumental cestó cestáma cestámi

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē). Cognate with English cist. Compare English chest.

Noun[edit]

cesta f (plural cestas)

  1. basket
    Synonyms: canasto, canasta
  2. (Spain, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela) laundry basket, hamper (made of plastic)
  3. (Mexico) laundry basket, hamper (made of soft material such as polyester and/or cotton)

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