cista

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin cista. Compare the doublet cesta.

Noun[edit]

cista f ‎(plural ciste)

  1. cist

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
  2. vocative singular of cista

cistā f

  1. ablative singular of cista

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cista cistae
genitive cistae cistārum
dative cistae cistīs
accusative cistam cistās
ablative cistā cistīs
vocative cista cistae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • cista in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cista in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • CISTA in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • cista in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • cista in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cista in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *cěsta.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

cista f

  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