est

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See also: Est, EST, Est., -est, êst, and ēst

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English este, from Old English ēst ‎(will, consent, favour, grace, liberality, munificence, bounty, kindness, love, good pleasure, harmony, liberal gifts, luxuries), from Proto-Germanic *anstiz ‎(favour, affection), from Proto-Indo-European *ān- ‎(to notice; face, mouth). Cognate with Icelandic ást ‎(affection, love), Dutch gunst ‎(favour, grace, courtesy, privilege), German Gunst ‎(favour, goodwill, boon), Danish yndest ‎(favour), Swedish ynnest ‎(favour, indulgence, grace). More at own.

Noun[edit]

est ‎(usually uncountable, plural ests)

  1. (obsolete) Grace; favour.

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est ‎(not comparable)

  1. Abbreviation of established.
    • 2010, Julie Turjoman, Brave New Knits (page 49)
      Work sleeve, sl raglan marker, work in ribbing as est to cable marker

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Initialism.

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est ‎(uncountable)

  1. Erhard Seminars Training, a course intended to promote satisfaction with life in the present moment, as opposed to strivings to attain it.

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Catalan[edit]

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est m ‎(uncountable)

  1. east
    a l'est del país
    in the east of the country

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Cardinal directions (punt cardinal):

NO N NE
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SO S SE
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s-occ mer s-or

French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French, from Old English ēast.

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est (invariable)

  1. east

Noun[edit]

est m ‎(plural est)

  1. east

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin est, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésti.

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est

  1. third-person singular present indicative of être
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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the word esik.

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est ‎(plural estek)

  1. evening, eve
  2. recital, party

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Italian[edit]

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est m ‎(invariable)

  1. east

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésti. Cognate with Sanskrit अस्ति ‎(ásti), Ancient Greek ἐστί ‎(estí), Old Persian 𐎠𐎿𐎫𐎡𐎹 ‎(astiy), Hittite 𒂊𒌍𒍣 ‎(ēszi), Old Church Slavonic єстъ ‎(estŭ), Gothic 𐌹𐍃𐍄 ‎(ist).

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est

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of sum
    Marcus agricola est. ― "Marcus is a farmer."
    Est senex. ― "He is old."
    Est puella in vīllā. ― "There is a girl in the villa."
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Etymology 2[edit]

Form of the verb edō ‎(I eat). Cognate with Russian есть ‎(jestʹ).

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ēst

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of edō
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Middle French[edit]

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est

  1. third-person singular present indicative of estre

Norman[edit]

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  • êt (continental Normandy)
  • êst (Jersey)

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From Old French, from Old English ēast.

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est m ‎(uncountable)

  1. (Guernsey) east

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *anstiz ‎(grace, thanks), derivative of Proto-Germanic *unnaną ‎(to grant, thank), from Proto-Indo-European *ān- ‎(to notice; face, mouth). Cognate with Old Saxon anst ‎(grace, favour), Old High German anst ‎(goodwill, benevolence, thanks, grace), Gothic 𐌰𐌽𐍃𐍄𐍃 ‎(ansts, joy, grace, thankfulness). Related to Old English unnan ‎(to grant, allow). More at own.

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ēst m, f (nominative plural ēste)

  1. consent, grace, favor; kindness
  2. pleasure

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Feminine

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Romanian[edit]

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From French est.

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est n (uncountable)

  1. east

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Swedish[edit]

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est c

  1. Estonian; a person from Estonia

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Welsh[edit]

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est

  1. (colloquial) second-person singular preterite of mynd

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