esto

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See also: Esto, ésto, and ēsto

Esperanto[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From esti +‎ -o.

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Noun[edit]

esto (uncountable, accusative eston)

  1. being

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Action noun from the verb estää: estää (to inhibit, block, prevent) +‎ -o.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: es‧to

Noun[edit]

esto

  1. block, blocking, blockage
    lapsipornon ~ : child porn block
  2. (psychology) An inhibition.
  3. (sports) An interference.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of esto (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative esto estot
genitive eston estojen
partitive estoa estoja
illative estoon estoihin
singular plural
nominative esto estot
accusative nom. esto estot
gen. eston
genitive eston estojen
partitive estoa estoja
inessive estossa estoissa
elative estosta estoista
illative estoon estoihin
adessive estolla estoilla
ablative estolta estoilta
allative estolle estoille
essive estona estoina
translative estoksi estoiksi
instructive estoin
abessive estotta estoitta
comitative estoineen

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English east, French est, German Osten, Italian est, Spanish este, all ultimately from Proto-Germanic *austrą.

Noun[edit]

esto (uncountable)

  1. (geography) east

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nord-westo nordo nord-esto
westo Compass rose simple plain.svg esto
sud-westo sudo sud-esto

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin istum, from iste.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈes.to/, [ˈes̪t̪o]
  • Stress: ésto
  • Hyphenation: e‧sto

Pronoun[edit]

esto m (feminine singular esta, masculine plural esti, feminine plural este)

  1. (demonstrative, archaic) this
    Synonym: questo
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Inferno [The Divine Comedy: Hell] (paperback), 12th edition, Le Monnier, published 1994, Canto I, lines 4–6, page 6:
      Ahi quanto a dir qual era è cosa dura ¶ esta selva selvaggia e aspra e forte ¶ che nel pensier rinova la paura!
      Ah me! how hard a thing it is to say what was this forest savage, rough, and stern, which in the very thought renews the fear

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Form of the verb edō (I eat).

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Verb[edit]

ēstō

  1. second-person singular future active imperative of edō
  2. third-person singular future active imperative of edō

Etymology 2[edit]

Form of the verb sum (am).

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estō

  1. second-person singular future active imperative of sum
  2. third-person singular future active imperative of sum

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin istud, from iste.

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Pronoun[edit]

esto

  1. neuter singular of éste (this)
    ¿Qué es esto?What is this?

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