oest

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See also: öst

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French ouest, from Old English west, attested from 1803.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

oest m (uncountable)

  1. west
    Synonyms: occident, ponent
    Antonyms: est, orient, llevant

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Cardinal directions (punt cardinal):

NO N NE
O Compass rose simple plain.svg E
SO S SE
n-occ sept n-or
occ Compass rose simple plain.svg or
s-occ mer s-or

References[edit]

  1. ^ “oest” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.

Further reading[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch oest, from Old French aoust, from Latin Augustus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

oest m (plural oesten)

  1. (Southern, dialectal) Alternative form of oogst.

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: oes