rost

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See also: Rost, róst, ròst, rôt, röst, Røst, and рост

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

rost (plural rosts)

  1. (Scotland) Alternative form of roust (a strong tide or current)
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for rost in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Breton[edit]

Noun[edit]

rost m

  1. roasted meat

Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rost (feminine rosta, masculine plural rosts or rostos, feminine plural rostes)

  1. steep

Noun[edit]

rost m (plural rosts or rostos)

  1. a steep slope

Danish[edit]

Verb[edit]

rost

  1. past participle of rose

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔst

Adjective[edit]

rost

  1. Superlative form of ros

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈroʃt]
  • Hyphenation: rost

Etymology 1[edit]

Of uncertain origin. Perhaps from an unattested stem + -t (noun-forming suffix).[1]

Noun[edit]

rost (plural rostok)

  1. fiber
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative rost rostok
accusative rostot rostokat
dative rostnak rostoknak
instrumental rosttal rostokkal
causal-final rostért rostokért
translative rosttá rostokká
terminative rostig rostokig
essive-formal rostként rostokként
essive-modal
inessive rostban rostokban
superessive roston rostokon
adessive rostnál rostoknál
illative rostba rostokba
sublative rostra rostokra
allative rosthoz rostokhoz
elative rostból rostokból
delative rostról rostokról
ablative rosttól rostoktól
Possessive forms of rost
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. rostom rostjaim
2nd person sing. rostod rostjaid
3rd person sing. rostja rostjai
1st person plural rostunk rostjaink
2nd person plural rostotok rostjaitok
3rd person plural rostjuk rostjaik

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from German, more specifically from Bavarian. Compare Rost (grill).[1]

Noun[edit]

rost (plural rostok)

  1. grill (grid of metal to roast food on)
    Synonyms: rostély, vasrács
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative rost rostok
accusative rostot rostokat
dative rostnak rostoknak
instrumental rosttal rostokkal
causal-final rostért rostokért
translative rosttá rostokká
terminative rostig rostokig
essive-formal rostként rostokként
essive-modal
inessive rostban rostokban
superessive roston rostokon
adessive rostnál rostoknál
illative rostba rostokba
sublative rostra rostokra
allative rosthoz rostokhoz
elative rostból rostokból
delative rostról rostokról
ablative rosttól rostoktól
Possessive forms of rost
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. rostom rostjaim
2nd person sing. rostod rostjaid
3rd person sing. rostja rostjai
1st person plural rostunk rostjaink
2nd person plural rostotok rostjaitok
3rd person plural rostjuk rostjaik

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Lombard[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rost m (invariable)

  1. roast

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

rost

  1. supine of rosć

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French rost, roste.

Noun[edit]

rost

  1. Alternative form of roste (roast)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French rostir.

Verb[edit]

rost

  1. Alternative form of rosten (to roast)

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *orstъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rost m inan

  1. (dialectal) Alternative form of wzrost.

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Further reading[edit]

  • rost in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rōstrum. Compare Aromanian arostu. Compare also related meanings in Albanian rast.

Noun[edit]

rost n (plural rosturi)

  1. order
  2. sense, meaning
  3. purpose, aim
  4. justification
  5. job
  6. (obsolete) mouth
  7. (obsolete) the faculty of speaking, speech

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish rost, from Old Norse *rustr, from Proto-Germanic *rustaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rewdʰ-.

Noun[edit]

rost c

  1. (uncountable) rust
  2. a gridiron, a grill

Declension[edit]

Declension of rost 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rost rosten rostar rostarna
Genitive rosts rostens rostars rostarnas

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