cista

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See also: čista, циста, and чиста

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈt͡sɪsta]
  • Hyphenation: cis‧ta

Noun[edit]

cista f

  1. tube-shaped bronze vessel

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin cista. Doublet of cesta.

Noun[edit]

cista f (plural ciste)

  1. cist

Further reading[edit]

  • cista1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cista f (genitive cistae); first declension

  1. a trunk, a chest, a casket

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cista cistae
Genitive cistae cistārum
Dative cistae cistīs
Accusative cistam cistās
Ablative cistā cistīs
Vocative cista cistae

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Asturian: cesta
  • English: cist (learned)
  • French: ciste
  • Galician: cesta
  • Italian: cesta; cista (learned)
  • Portuguese: cesta cista (learned)
  • Romansch: cesta, chaista, chista
  • Spanish: cesta
  • Proto-West Germanic: *kistu (see there for further descendants)

References[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *cěsta.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

cista f (Cyrillic spelling циста)

  1. (Chakavian, Ikavian) road
    • 1501, Marko Marulić, Judita:
      I da ljudi huste zaskoče na cistih,
      mače, ki to zuste tičući po mistih.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek κύστις (kústis).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t͡sîsta/
  • Hyphenation: cis‧ta

Noun[edit]

cȉsta f (Cyrillic spelling ци̏ста)

  1. cyst
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t͡sîsta/
  • Hyphenation: cis‧ta

Noun[edit]

cȉsta f (Cyrillic spelling ци̏ста)

  1. cist
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • cista” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • cista” in Hrvatski jezični portal