foresta

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin foresta.

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foresta f ‎(plural foreste)

  1. forest

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Found in Medieval Latin. From Frankish *forhist (collective noun of *forha), from Proto-Germanic *furhō, *furahō ‎(fir, pine), from Proto-Indo-European *perkos ‎(oak). Also related to quercus.

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foresta f ‎(genitive forestae); first declension

  1. (Late Latin) wood, forest
    Homines qui manent extra forestam non veniant decetero coram justiciariis nostris

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative foresta forestae
genitive forestae forestārum
dative forestae forestīs
accusative forestam forestās
ablative forestā forestīs
vocative foresta forestae

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Sicilian foresta.

Noun[edit]

foresta f ‎(plural foresti)

  1. forest
    Madwar nofs l-ispeċijiet dinjija tal-pjanti u l-amminali jinsabu fil-foresti tropikali.
    Around half of all species of the world's fauna and flora live in tropical forests.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin foresta.

Noun[edit]

foresta f ‎(plural forestas)

  1. forest (dense collection of trees)

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Venetian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

foresta

  1. feminine singular of foresto