feest

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /feːst/
  • Rhymes: -eːst
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch fêeste, from Old French feste, from Latin fēstum.

Noun[edit]

feest n (plural feesten, diminutive feestje n)

  1. party
  2. feast
  3. celebration
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: fees
  • Dutch Low Saxon: feest
  • West Frisian: feestje (diminutive form)

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

feest

  1. first-, second- and third-person singular present indicative of feesten
  2. imperative of feesten