ostes

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See also: ôtés, ôtes, and östes

Cornish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ostes f (plural ostesow)

  1. hostess

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ostes c

  1. indefinite genitive plural of ost

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ὄστης (óstēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ostēs m (genitive ostae); first declension

  1. A kind of earthquake

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun (masculine Greek-type with nominative singular in -ēs).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ostēs ostae
Genitive ostae ostārum
Dative ostae ostīs
Accusative ostēn ostās
Ablative ostē ostīs
Vocative ostē ostae

References[edit]

  • ostes in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ostes in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette