oste

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See also: osté, ôte, öste, and ôté

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

oste c

  1. plural indefinite of ost

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Old French oste ‎(innkeeper, landlord), which is from Latin hospitem, the accusative singular of hospes. From the same Latin source: Italian ospite.

Noun[edit]

oste m ‎(plural osti, feminine ostessa)

  1. innkeeper, landlord (proprietor of an osteria)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin hostis, hostem, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰóstis ‎(guest, stranger).

Noun[edit]

oste m ‎(plural osti)

  1. army or host, especially that of the enemy
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Northern Sami[edit]

Verb[edit]

oste

  1. inflection of oastit:
    1. first-person dual present indicative
    2. third-person plural past indicative

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hospitem, the accusative singualar of hospes.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

oste m ‎(oblique plural ostes, nominative singular ostes, nominative plural oste)

  1. innkeeper, landlord
  2. (by extension) host

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Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: oost (borrowed)
  • French: hôte
  • Italian: oste (borrowed)