kasta

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

kasta f

  1. caste

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kasta, from Proto-Germanic *kastōną. Cognate with Icelandic and Swedish kasta, Norwegian and Danish kaste, and English cast.

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kasta (third person singular past indicative kastaði, third person plural past indicative kastað, supine kastað)

  1. to throw

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Finnish[edit]

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kasta

  1. Indicative present connegative form of kastaa.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of kastaa.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of kastaa.

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse kasta, from Proto-Germanic *kastōną. Cognate with Faroese and Swedish kasta, Norwegian and Danish kaste, and English cast.

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Verb[edit]

kasta (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative kastaði, supine kastað)

  1. (transitive, intransitive, governs the dative) to throw, to fling, to hurl, to toss
    Kastaðu boltanum hingað!
    Toss the ball here!
    kasta sér í sjóinn.
    To hurl oneself into the ocean.
  2. (baseball, governs the dative) to pitch
  3. (basketball, governs the dative) to shoot
  4. (equestrianism, governs the dative) to foal; to give birth, to bear offspring
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Noun[edit]

kasta

  1. indefinite genitive plural of kast

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

kasta

  1. indefinite genitive plural of köstur

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese casta, possibly from the feminine of casto (chaste), from Old Portuguese casto, from Latin castus) or from Gothic *𐌺𐌰𐍃𐍄𐌰𐌽 (*kastan) or *𐌺𐌰𐍃𐍄𐍃 (*kasts), from Proto-Germanic *kastōną (to throw, cast), *kastuz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkast̪a]
  • Hyphenation: kas‧ta

Noun[edit]

kasta (plural kasta-kasta, first-person possessive kastaku, second-person possessive kastamu, third-person possessive kastanya)

  1. caste: a separate and fixed order or class of persons in society who chiefly associate with each other, especially hereditary social classes and subclasses of South Asian societies.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

kasta n

  1. definite plural of kast

Verb[edit]

kasta

  1. inflection of kaste:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kasta, from Proto-Germanic *kastōną.

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Verb[edit]

kasta (present tense kastar, past tense kasta, past participle kasta, passive infinitive kastast, present participle kastande, imperative kast)

  1. to throw
    Kor langt kan du kasta denne?
    How far can you throw this one?

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kastōną.

Verb[edit]

kasta

  1. (transitive, with dative) to cast, to throw

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Derived terms[edit]

  • kasta um (to throw about, turn around (something))

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: kaste
  • Faroese: kasta
  • Icelandic: kasta
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: kasta, kaste
  • Norwegian Bokmål: kaste
  • Old Swedish: kasta

References[edit]

  • kasta in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kasta, from Proto-Germanic *kastōną.

Verb[edit]

kasta

  1. to throw, cast

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Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

kasta f

  1. caste

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kȁsta f (Cyrillic spelling ка̏ста)

  1. caste

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish kasta, from Old Norse kasta, from Proto-Germanic *kastōną (to throw, cast), of unknown origin. Cognate with Faroese, Icelandic kasta, Danish, Norwegian kaste and English cast.

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Verb[edit]

kasta (present kastar, preterite kastade, supine kastat, imperative kasta)

  1. to throw; make an object fly through the air
  2. to throw away, discard, dispose of
  3. (card games) to discard, slough

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Vilamovian[edit]

kasta

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German kasto. Cognate with German Kasten.

Noun[edit]

kasta m (diminutive kastła)

  1. chest (strong box)

Yogad[edit]

Noun[edit]

kasta

  1. beauty