rosta

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See also: rósta, ròsta, rösta, and Rosťa

Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rost

Verb[edit]

rosta

  1. to roast

Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rosta

  1. feminine singular of rost

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈrosta]
  • Rhymes: -osta
  • Hyphenation: ro‧s‧ta

Verb[edit]

rosta

  1. present masculine singular transgressive of růst

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from a Slavic language. Compare Serbo-Croatian rešeto.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈroʃtɒ]
  • Hyphenation: ros‧ta
  • Rhymes: -tɒ

Noun[edit]

rosta (plural rosták)

  1. riddle, sifter, sieve (a device to separate larger objects from smaller objects)
  2. screening (the process of filtering out the less acceptable quality from something)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative rosta rosták
accusative rostát rostákat
dative rostának rostáknak
instrumental rostával rostákkal
causal-final rostáért rostákért
translative rostává rostákká
terminative rostáig rostákig
essive-formal rostaként rostákként
essive-modal
inessive rostában rostákban
superessive rostán rostákon
adessive rostánál rostáknál
illative rostába rostákba
sublative rostára rostákra
allative rostához rostákhoz
elative rostából rostákból
delative rostáról rostákról
ablative rostától rostáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
rostáé rostáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
rostáéi rostákéi
Possessive forms of rosta
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. rostám rostáim
2nd person sing. rostád rostáid
3rd person sing. rostája rostái
1st person plural rostánk rostáink
2nd person plural rostátok rostáitok
3rd person plural rostájuk rostáik

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

(Compound words):

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN   (See also its second, revised, expanded edition published in 2021: →ISBN)

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Lombardic *hrousta.

Noun[edit]

rosta f (plural roste)

  1. a bundle of twigs used as a fan (especially to drive away flies)
  2. a tangle of foliage that hinders the way

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • rosta in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

rost (1. rust; 2. gridiron, grill) +‎ -a

Verb[edit]

rosta (present rostar, preterite rostade, supine rostat, imperative rosta)

  1. to rust
  2. to roast, to toast; to lightly cook

Conjugation[edit]

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian roggia

Noun[edit]

rosta f (plural roste)

  1. sluice, weir (or similar artificial canal etc.)