leste

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leste

  1. singular past indicative and subjunctive of lessen

French[edit]

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leste (plural lestes)

  1. agile; nimble

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Verb[edit]

leste

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lester
  2. third-person singular present indicative of lester
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of lester
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of lester
  5. second-person singular imperative of lester

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Etymology[edit]

From French l'est, from Old English ēast.

Noun[edit]

leste m (plural lestes)

  1. (uncountable) east (cardinal direction)
  2. (uncountable) the eastern portion of a territory or region
  3. (countable) an eastern; a wind blowing from the east

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Italian[edit]

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leste f

  1. feminine plural of lesto

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Middle English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

leste

  1. last; final
    • 14th Century, Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales, The Knight's Tale
      The brighte swerdes wenten to and fro
      So hidously þat with þe leste strook
      That it semeþ þat it wolde felle an ook

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Adjective[edit]

leste m, f

  1. (Jersey) nimble

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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leste

  1. simple past of lese

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French l'est (the east).

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leste m (plural lestes)

  1. east (compass point)

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leste

  1. second-person singular (tu) preterite indicative of ler
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