fiesta

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English[edit]

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Traditional procession at a fiesta

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish fiesta, from Late Latin festa, from the plural of festum (feast). Doublet of feast and fete.

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Noun[edit]

fiesta (plural fiestas)

  1. (In Spanish speaking countries) A religious festival.
  2. A festive occasion.

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin fēsta, from Latin fēsta, plural of fēstum.

Noun[edit]

fiesta f (plural fiestes)

  1. party
  2. festival

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

fiesta

  1. fiesta

Declension[edit]

Inflection of fiesta (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative fiesta fiestat
genitive fiestan fiestojen
partitive fiestaa fiestoja
illative fiestaan fiestoihin
singular plural
nominative fiesta fiestat
accusative nom. fiesta fiestat
gen. fiestan
genitive fiestan fiestojen
fiestainrare
partitive fiestaa fiestoja
inessive fiestassa fiestoissa
elative fiestasta fiestoista
illative fiestaan fiestoihin
adessive fiestalla fiestoilla
ablative fiestalta fiestoilta
allative fiestalle fiestoille
essive fiestana fiestoina
translative fiestaksi fiestoiksi
instructive fiestoin
abessive fiestatta fiestoitta
comitative fiestoineen
Possessive forms of fiesta (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person fiestani fiestamme
2nd person fiestasi fiestanne
3rd person fiestansa

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish fiesta, from Late Latin festa, from the plural of festum (feast).

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Noun[edit]

fiesta f

  1. (in Spanish speaking countries) fiesta

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Further reading[edit]

  • fiesta in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • fiesta in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish fiesta, from Late Latin fēsta, from Latin fēsta, plural of fēstum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfjesta/, [ˈfjest̪a]

Noun[edit]

fiesta f (plural fiestas)

  1. party
    Synonyms: pachanga, farra, reventón (Mexico), charrango (Honduras), juerga, parranda
  2. feast
  3. feast day (of a saint)
  4. holiday
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Descendants[edit]

  • Basque: besta
  • English: fiesta
  • Finnish: fiesta

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