fuste

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

13th century. From Latin fūstis (staff, club).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fuste m (plural fustes)

  1. wood, timber
    • c1300, R. Martínez López (ed.), General Estoria. Versión gallega del siglo XIV. Oviedo: Publicacións de Archivum, page 27:
      et daqui veẽo despoys cõ todaslas sutelezas a carpentaria de labrar de fuste
      and from this it later came, with every subtlety, the carpentry of working the wood
    Synonyms: leña, madeira, pau
  2. wooden shaft
    • 1370, Ramón Lorenzo (ed.), Crónica troiana. A Coruña: Fundación Barrié, page 221:
      Et dérõsse anbos tã grandes colpes, cõ toda sua força, que os ferros et os fustes das lanças seýrõ da outra parte
      And both hitted so hardly each other, with all their strengths, that the irons and shafts of the spears came out in the other side
  3. (architecture) shaft
    Synonyms: cana
  4. cask; large container for liquids
    • 1459, Lucas Alvarez, Manuel & Justo Martín, María José (eds.), Fontes documentais da Universidade de Santiago de Compostela. Pergameos da serie Bens do Arquivo Histórico Universitario (Anos 1237-1537). Santiago: Consello da Cultura Galega, page 436:
      et avedes vos et vosas vozes de leuar o meu quinon do dito viño ao dito lugar de Sajasende en vosos bois et carro; et eu et minas vozes eyuos de dar o fuste apostado para el en que o tragades
      and you and your successors shall take my share of the aforementioned wine to the aforementioned place of Saxasende, using your oxen and cart; and me and my successors shall give the cask prepared for its transport
    Synonyms: barril, bocoi, pipa, tonel
  5. large vat for transporting grapes
  6. (in the plural) wooden pincers used for manipulating chestnuts

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • fuste” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • fust” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • fuste” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.



Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

fūste

  1. ablative singular of fūstis

Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

fuste f (plural fustes)

  1. small boat

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fustis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfuste/, [ˈfust̪e]

Noun[edit]

fuste m (plural fustes)

  1. (architecture) shaft
  2. importance
  3. wood, timber

Derived terms[edit]

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