este

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See also: -este, Este, éste, ėste, ešte, esté, and -ește

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

este ‎(usually uncountable, plural estes)

  1. Alternative form of est

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French est, from Old English ēast, from Proto-Germanic *austrą ‎(east), from Proto-Indo-European *aus- ‎(eastern)

Noun[edit]

este m ‎(plural estes)

  1. east

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin iste. Cf. Spanish este.

Determiner[edit]

este m ‎(feminine esta, masculine plural estos, feminine plural estes)

  1. this

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Pronoun[edit]

este m ‎(feminine esta, masculine plural estos, feminine plural estes)

  1. this (one), (in the plural) these (ones)

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Creek[edit]

Noun[edit]

este

  1. person

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb estää.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈesteˣ/
  • Hyphenation: es‧te

Noun[edit]

este

  1. An obstacle, barrier, hindrance.
  2. (sports) A hurdle.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of este (Kotus type 48/hame, no gradation)
nominative este esteet
genitive esteen esteiden
esteitten
partitive estettä esteitä
illative esteeseen esteisiin
esteihin
singular plural
nominative este esteet
accusative nom. este esteet
gen. esteen
genitive esteen esteiden
esteitten
partitive estettä esteitä
inessive esteessä esteissä
elative esteestä esteistä
illative esteeseen esteisiin
esteihin
adessive esteellä esteillä
ablative esteeltä esteiltä
allative esteelle esteille
essive esteenä esteinä
translative esteeksi esteiksi
instructive estein
abessive esteettä esteittä
comitative esteineen

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

este

  1. feminine singular of est

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese este, from Latin iste.

Determiner[edit]

este m ‎(feminine singular esta, masculine plural estes, feminine plural estas)

  1. this

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From esikesve → estve → este.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɛʃtɛ]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: es‧te

Adverb[edit]

este (not comparable)

  1. in the evening

Usage notes[edit]

  • Approx. from 6 p.m. until going to bed. Depends on working hours, daylight length etc.

Noun[edit]

este ‎(plural esték)

  1. evening

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative este esték
accusative estét estéket
dative estének estéknek
instrumental estével estékkel
causal-final estéért estékért
translative estévé estékké
terminative estéig estékig
essive-formal esteként estékként
essive-modal
inessive estében estékben
superessive estén estéken
adessive esténél estéknél
illative estébe estékbe
sublative estére estékre
allative estéhez estékhez
elative estéből estékből
delative estéről estékről
ablative estétől estéktől
Possessive forms of este
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. estém estéim
2nd person sing. estéd estéid
3rd person sing. estéje estéi
1st person plural esténk estéink
2nd person plural estétek estéitek
3rd person plural estéjük estéik

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Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Compare Finnish este.

Noun[edit]

este ‎(genitive estien, partitive estettu)

  1. obstacle

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Form of the verb edō ‎(I eat).

Verb[edit]

ēste

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of edō

Etymology 2[edit]

Form of the verb sum ‎(am).

Verb[edit]

este

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of sum

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from French est, from Old English ēast, from Proto-Germanic *austrą ‎(east), from Proto-Indo-European *aus- ‎(eastern).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

este m (uncountable)

  1. east (one of the four principal compass points)
Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:este.

Synonyms[edit]
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Adjective[edit]

este m, f ‎(plural estes, comparable)

  1. eastern (of, situated in, or coming from the east)
Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:este.

Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Portuguese este (displacing collateral form aqueste), from Latin iste.

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Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

este m (feminine esta, plural estes, feminine plural estas)

  1. this (indicates something or someone nearby)
  2. that (indicates something or someone just mentioned)
  3. this (indicates something or someone about to be mentioned)
  4. (of a unit of time) this (which is current)
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 127:
      A segurança está cem vezes mais rigorosa este verão.
      The security is a hundred times more severe this summer.
Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:este.

See also[edit]
Portuguese demonstratives (edit)
Pronouns Adverbs
Singular Plural Neuter
Masculine Feminine Masculine Feminine
Proximal X este esta estes estas isto aqui,
de + X deste desta destes destas disto daqui
em + X neste nesta nestes nestas nisto
Medial X esse essa esses essas isso
de + X desse dessa desses dessas disso daí
em + X nesse nessa nesses nessas nisso
Distal X aquele aquela aqueles aquelas aquilo ali,
de + X daquele daquela daqueles daquelas daquilo dali
em + X naquele naquela naqueles naquelas naquilo
a + X àquele àquela àqueles àquelas àquilo

Romanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • есте (Post-1930s (Moldavian) Cyrillic spelling)

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

este

  1. third-person singular present tense form of fi. he/she is
    Ea este o femeie foarte frumoasă.
    She is a very beautiful woman.

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Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia es

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin iste.

Adjective[edit]

este m ‎(feminine singular esta, masculine plural estos, feminine plural estas)

  1. this

Pronoun[edit]

este m ‎(demonstrative, feminine esta, neuter esto, feminine plural estas, masculine plural estos, neuter plural estos)

  1. Alternative spelling of éste
Usage notes[edit]
  • the unaccented form can function as a pronoun if it can be unambiguously deduced as such from context
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Interjection[edit]

este

  1. uh (space filler in a conversation)

Etymology 2[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia es

Borrowing from French est, from Old English ēast, from Proto-Germanic *austrą ‎(east), from Proto-Indo-European *aus- ‎(eastern), therefore related to English east and Spanish Austria.

Noun[edit]

este m ‎(uncountable)

  1. east
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