pista

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See also: pistä and Pista

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French piste.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pista f (plural pistes)

  1. track, trail, lead
  2. clue
  3. runway
  4. route, path, track, footpath
  5. (sports) track

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish fiesta, from Late Latin festa < Latin festa, plural of festum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pis‧ta

Noun[edit]

pista

  1. feast day
  2. feast or banquet associated with such festival

Verb[edit]

pista

  1. to celebrate such festival
  2. to prepare a feast for such festival
  3. to attend such festival or feast

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:pista.

Derived terms[edit]

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Estonian[edit]

Verb[edit]

pista

  1. Da-infinitive of pistma.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pista

  1. third-person singular past historic of pister

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Variant of pesta (footprint), technical senses influenced by French piste.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pista f (plural piste)

  1. track, trail, scent, clue
    il poliziotto seguiva la pista dei complici del sospettato
    the police officer was following the trail of the suspect's accomplices
  2. (sports) track, racetrack, racecourse, course, rink
    Synonyms: circuito, tracciato
    pista di Formula unoFormula One racetrack
  3. (skiing) ski run, ski slope, piste, trail
    pista da sciski slope
  4. track (sound stored on a record, cassette, etc)
  5. (aviation) runway
  6. (slang) line (of cocaine)

Interjection[edit]

pista

  1. make way

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • French: piste (see there for further descendants)

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ pista in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

pista

  1. nominative feminine singular of pistus
  2. nominative neuter plural of pistus
  3. accusative neuter plural of pistus
  4. vocative feminine singular of pistus
  5. vocative neuter plural of pistus

Participle[edit]

pistā

  1. ablative feminine singular of pistus

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pista f (plural pistas)

  1. track; road; path
    1. lane (division of roadway)
    Synonym: faixa
    1. racetrack (course over which any type of race is run)
    2. Clipping of pista de pouso. (runway)
    3. Clipping of pista de dança. (dancefloor)
  2. footprints
    Synonyms: pegadas, rastro
  3. clue (information that may lead one to a certain point or conclusion)
    Synonym: indício

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:pista.


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pîsta/
  • Hyphenation: pis‧ta

Noun[edit]

pȉsta f (Cyrillic spelling пи̏ста)

  1. runway (for airplanes)

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian pista. Compare English piston.

Noun[edit]

pista f (plural pistas)

  1. track, course, trail
  2. (aviation) runway
  3. clue
  4. (bowling) lane

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Early borrowing from Spanish fiesta. Doublet of piyesta, a later borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pis‧tá
  • IPA(key): /pisˈta/, [pɪsˈta]

Noun[edit]

pistá

  1. feast day
    Ika-16 ng Enero ang pista ng Santo Niño.The feast of the Santo Niño is at January 16.
  2. feast or banquet associated with a feast day

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Rosalio Serrano (1854) Diccionario de terminos comunes tagalo-castellano[1] (in Spanish and Tagalog), page 110
  • Juan de Noceda; Pablo de Sanlucár (1613) Vocabulario de la lengua tagala[2] (in Spanish), published 1860