kist

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

kist

  1. (obsolete) simple past tense and past participle of kiss

Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from Old Norse kista (chest); but see also cist (crypt).

Noun[edit]

kist (plural kists)

  1. (Scotland) A chest.
    • 1932, Lewis Grassic Gibbon, Sunset Song, Polygon 2006 (A Scots Quair), p. 17:
      the spear he killed the gryphon with was locked in a kist there, or so some said []
  2. (Scotland) A coffin.

Verb[edit]

kist (third-person singular simple present kists, present participle kisting, simple past and past participle kisted)

  1. (Scotland, transitive) To place in a coffin.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɪst/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kist
  • Rhymes: -ɪst

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch kiste, from Proto-Germanic *kistō, from Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē), from Proto-Indo-European *kisteh₂.

Noun[edit]

kist f or m (plural kisten, diminutive kistje n)

  1. box, chest
  2. (informal) a boot or large shoe, especially an army boot
  3. coffin
    Synonyms: doodskist, lijkkist
  4. (aviation) aeroplane
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: kis
  • Sranan Tongo: kisi

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

kist

  1. first-, second- and third-person singular present indicative of kisten
  2. imperative of kisten

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

kist

  1. Alternative form of cheste (chest)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kȉst m (Cyrillic spelling ки̏ст)

  1. brush

Declension[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French kyste.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈcist/
  • Hyphenation: kist

Noun[edit]

kist (definite accusative kisti, plural kistler)

  1. (medicine) cyst

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative kist
Definite accusative kisti
Singular Plural
Nominative kist kistler
Definite accusative kisti kistleri
Dative kiste kistlere
Locative kistte kistlerde
Ablative kistten kistlerden
Genitive kistin kistlerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular kistim kistlerim
2nd singular kistin kistlerin
3rd singular kisti kistleri
1st plural kistimiz kistlerimiz
2nd plural kistiniz kistleriniz
3rd plural kistleri kistleri
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular kistim kistlerim
2nd singular kistsin kistlersin
3rd singular kist
kisttir
kistler
kistlerdir
1st plural kistiz kistleriz
2nd plural kistsiniz kistlersiniz
3rd plural kistler kistlerdir