piste

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See also: Piste, pisté, and pište

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French piste.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

piste (plural pistes)

  1. (skiing) a downhill trail.
  2. (fencing) the field of play of a fencing match.
  3. (archaic) The track left by somebody riding a horse.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French piste.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

piste f (plural pistes, diminutive pistetje n)

  1. (skiing) piste
  2. (circus) circus ring
  3. (Belgium) trail, track

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

piste

  1. singular past indicative and subjunctive of pissen

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pistää +‎ -e.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

piste

  1. (typography) point, dot, full stop, period
  2. (mathematics) point (zero-dimensional object)
  3. point (particular location)
  4. point (something tiny)
  5. point (mark or stroke above a letter)
  6. point (unit of scoring)
  7. (typography) point (unit of font size or spacing)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of piste (Kotus type 48/hame, no gradation)
nominative piste pisteet
genitive pisteen pisteiden
pisteitten
partitive pistettä pisteitä
illative pisteeseen pisteisiin
pisteihin
singular plural
nominative piste pisteet
accusative nom. piste pisteet
gen. pisteen
genitive pisteen pisteiden
pisteitten
partitive pistettä pisteitä
inessive pisteessä pisteissä
elative pisteestä pisteistä
illative pisteeseen pisteisiin
pisteihin
adessive pisteellä pisteillä
ablative pisteeltä pisteiltä
allative pisteelle pisteille
essive pisteenä pisteinä
translative pisteeksi pisteiksi
instructive pistein
abessive pisteettä pisteittä
comitative pisteineen

Derived terms[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (unit of scoring, very informal): pojo

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian pista, deverbal of pistare.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

piste f (plural pistes)

  1. a track or trail left by an animal or person
  2. a lead in a police investigation
  3. a runway for aircraft
  4. a track on a recording
  5. a racecourse
  6. a ring in a circus
  7. the floor used for various activities such as dancing, skating, or fencing
  8. piste (for skiing)

Verb[edit]

piste

  1. first-person singular present indicative of pister
  2. third-person singular present indicative of pister
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of pister
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of pister
  5. second-person singular imperative of pister

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

piste f

  1. plural of pista

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

piste

  1. vocative masculine singular of pistus

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “piste”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre

Lithuanian[edit]

Participle[edit]

piste

  1. "manner of action" būdinys participle of pisti.

Neapolitan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

piste m

  1. plural of pisto

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

piste

  1. simple past of pisse