prost

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of prosit, from Latin prōsit (may it be beneficial), originally used as a response to sneezing.

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prost!

  1. cheers (the usual toast when drinking alcohol)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse prófasti, prófastr, from Low German [Term?], from Latin propositus, from praepositus.

Noun[edit]

prost m (definite singular prosten, indefinite plural proster, definite plural prostene)

  1. a dean

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse prófasti, prófastr, from Low German [Term?], from Latin propositus, from praepositus.

Noun[edit]

prost m (definite singular prosten, indefinite plural prostar, definite plural prostane)

  1. a dean

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *prostъ.

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Adjective[edit]

prost m or n (feminine singular proastă, masculine plural proști, feminine and neuter plural proaste)

  1. simple, simple-minded
  2. stupid
  3. poor (of low quality)

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Adverb[edit]

prost

  1. poorly, badly

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Noun[edit]

prost m (plural proști, feminine equivalent proastă)

  1. fool, idiot

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *prostъ.

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Adjective[edit]

prȍst (definite prȍstī, comparative prostiji, Cyrillic spelling про̏ст)

  1. common, plain, vulgar, ignoble
  2. simple, easy, uncomplicated
  3. crude, uncivil, impolite, vulgar
  4. (mathematics) prime

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *prostъ.

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Adjective[edit]

prȍst (not comparable)

  1. free (without restrain, bounds)

Inflection[edit]

Hard
masculine feminine neuter
nom. sing. pròst prôsta prôsto
singular
masculine feminine neuter
nominative pròst ind
prôsti def
prôsta prôsto
accusative nominativeinan or
genitive
anim
prôsto prôsto
genitive prôstega prôste prôstega
dative prôstemu prôsti prôstemu
locative prôstem prôsti prôstem
instrumental prôstim prôsto prôstim
dual
masculine feminine neuter
nominative prôsta prôsti prôsti
accusative prôsta prôsti prôsti
genitive prôstih prôstih prôstih
dative prôstima prôstima prôstima
locative prôstih prôstih prôstih
instrumental prôstima prôstima prôstima
plural
masculine feminine neuter
nominative prôsti prôste prôsta
accusative prôste prôste prôsta
genitive prôstih prôstih prôstih
dative prôstim prôstim prôstim
locative prôstih prôstih prôstih
instrumental prôstimi prôstimi prôstimi

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via German Propst and/or Middle Low German prōvest from Latin prōpositus.

Noun[edit]

prost c

  1. provost: a honorific title for a priest, awarded by the bishop

Declension[edit]

Declension of prost 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative prost prosten prostar prostarna
Genitive prosts prostens prostars prostarnas

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