gaster

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See also: gäster

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin gaster, Ancient Greek γαστήρ (gastḗr)

Noun[edit]

gaster (plural gasters)

  1. the stomach
  2. the part of the abdomen behind the petiole in hymenopterous insects

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γαστήρ (gastḗr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gaster f (variously declined, genitive gasteris or gastrī); third declension, second declension

  1. belly

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun or second-declension noun (nominative singular in -er).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative gaster gasterēs
gastrī
Genitive gasteris
gastrī
gasterum
gastrōrum
Dative gasterī
gastrō
gasteribus
gastrīs
Accusative gasterem
gastrum
gasterēs
gastrōs
Ablative gastere
gastrō
gasteribus
gastrīs
Vocative gaster gasterēs
gastrī

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Latin vastāre, present active infinitive of vastō. The initial g is under the influence of Frankish *wuostjan, *wuastjan, itself from Latin vastō or from the same pre-Latin source.

Verb[edit]

gaster

  1. to waste (not make good use of)
  2. to destroy

Conjugation[edit]

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • French: gâter

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vastāre, present active infinitive of vastō. The initial g is under the influence of Frankish *wuostjan, *wuastjan, itself from Latin vastō or from the same pre-Latin source.

Verb[edit]

gaster

  1. to waste (not make good use of)
  2. to destroy

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-sts, *-stt are modified to z, st. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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