siesta

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish siesta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

siesta ‎(plural siestas)

  1. A nap, especially an afternoon one taken after lunch in some cultures.

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Verb[edit]

siesta ‎(third-person singular simple present siestas, present participle siestaing, simple past and past participle siestaed)

  1. (intransitive) to take a siesta; to nap.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish siesta.

Noun[edit]

siesta

  1. siesta

Declension[edit]

Inflection of siesta (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative siesta siestat
genitive siestan siestojen
partitive siestaa siestoja
illative siestaan siestoihin
singular plural
nominative siesta siestat
accusative nom.? siesta siestat
gen. siestan
genitive siestan siestojen
siestainrare
partitive siestaa siestoja
inessive siestassa siestoissa
elative siestasta siestoista
illative siestaan siestoihin
adessive siestalla siestoilla
ablative siestalta siestoilta
allative siestalle siestoille
essive siestana siestoina
translative siestaksi siestoiksi
instructive siestoin
abessive siestatta siestoitta
comitative siestoineen

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish siesta.

Noun[edit]

siesta f ‎(invariable)

  1. siesta, nap

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Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish siesta.

Noun[edit]

siesta f (plural siestas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) nap

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sexta (hora) ‎(sixth hour, noon), feminine of sextus ‎(sixth).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

siesta f ‎(plural siestas)

  1. siesta

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