ovest

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English ovet, from Old English ofett ‎(fruit, legume), from Proto-Germanic *ubatją ‎(fruit, produce, increase), from a compound whose first element represents Proto-Indo-European *obʰi-, *ebʰi-, *bʰi- ‎(on, toward, from, by), and whose second element is Proto-Germanic *at-, *ēta- ‎(edibles, food), from Proto-Germanic *etaną ‎(to eat), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ed- ‎(to eat). Cognate with Dutch ooft ‎(fruit), German Obst ‎(fruit).

Noun[edit]

ovest ‎(uncountable)

  1. (Britain dialectal) The mast and acorns of the oak; the turn-out.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originated as an incorrect reading of French ouest, from English west, from Old English west, from Proto-Germanic *westrą, from earlier *westraz, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *wek(ʷ)speros ‎(evening).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔ.vest/, [ˈɔːves̪t̪]
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  • Hyphenation: ò‧vest

Noun[edit]

ovest m ‎(invariable)

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  1. west

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