kiste

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See also: Kista and Kiste

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kista, from Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη ‎(kístē, box).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kiːstə/, [ˈkʰiːsd̥ə]

Noun[edit]

kiste c (singular definite kisten, plural indefinite kister)

  1. chest
  2. coffin, casket

Inflection[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kiste

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of kisten

Anagrams[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin cista and Old Norse kista

Noun[edit]

kiste f, m ‎(definite singular kista or kisten, indefinite plural kister, definite plural kistene)

  1. a chest or trunk (large box)
  2. (likkiste) a coffin

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cista and Old Norse kista

Noun[edit]

kiste f ‎(definite singular kista, indefinite plural kister, definite plural kistene)

  1. a chest or trunk (large box)
  2. (likkiste) a coffin

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Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /cisˈte/
  • Hyphenation: kis‧te

Noun[edit]

kiste

  1. dative singular of kist

West Frisian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kiste c ‎(plural kisten)

  1. chest, box, case
  2. coffin, casket