Last modified on 20 May 2014, at 11:22
See also: -este, Este, éste, ėste, ešte, esté, and -ește

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

este (usually uncountable, plural estes)

  1. Alternative form of est.

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AsturianEdit

NounEdit

este m (plural estes)

  1. east

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb estää.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: es‧te
  • IPA(key): /ˈesteʔ/

NounEdit

este

  1. An obstacle, barrier, hindrance.
  2. (sports) A hurdle.

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FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

este

  1. feminine form of est

GalicianEdit

DeterminerEdit

este m (feminine singular esta, masculine plural estes, feminine plural estas)

  1. this

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From esikesve → estve → este.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛʃtɛ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: es‧te

AdverbEdit

este (not comparable)

  1. in the evening

Usage notesEdit

  • Approx. from 6 p.m. until going to bed. Depends on working hours, daylight length etc.

NounEdit

este (plural esték)

  1. evening

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KarelianEdit

NounEdit

este (genitive estien, partitive estettu)

  1. obstacle

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Form of the verb edō (I eat).

VerbEdit

ēste

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of edō

Etymology 2Edit

Form of the verb sum (Template:la-conj-form-gloss/sum).

VerbEdit

este

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of sum

PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French est, from Old English ēast, from Proto-Germanic *austą (east), from Proto-Indo-European *aus- (eastern).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

este m (uncountable)

  1. east (one of the four principal compass points)
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AdjectiveEdit

este m, f (plural estes; comparable)

  1. eastern (of, situated in, or coming from the east)
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Portuguese este (displacing collateral form aqueste), from Latin iste.

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PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

este m (feminine esta plural estes feminine plural estas)

  1. this (indicates something or someone nearby)
  2. this (indicates something or someone just mentioned)
  3. this (indicates something or someone about to be mentioned)
  4. (of a unit of time) this (which is current)
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 127:
      A segurança está cem vezes mais rigorosa este verão.
      The security is a hundred times more severe this summer.
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Portuguese demonstratives (edit)
Pronouns Adverbs
Singular Plural Neuter
Masculine Feminine Masculine Feminine
Proximal este esta estes estas isto aqui,
Medial esse essa esses essas isso
Distal aquele aquela aqueles aquelas aquilo ali,

RomanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • есте (Post-1930s (Moldavian) Cyrillic spelling)

EtymologyEdit

From Latin est, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésti.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

este

  1. third-person singular present tense form of fi. he/she is
    Ea este o femeie foarte frumoasă.
    She is a very beautiful woman.

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SpanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin iste.

AdjectiveEdit

este m (feminine esta, masculine plural estos, feminine plural estas)

  1. this

PronounEdit

este m (demonstrative, feminine esta, neuter esto, feminine plural estas, masculine plural estos, neuter plural estos)

  1. Alternative spelling of éste.
Usage notesEdit
  • the unaccented form can function as a pronoun if there is no ambiguity as to it being a pronoun in its context
See alsoEdit

InterjectionEdit

este

  1. uh (space filler in a conversation)

Etymology 2Edit

From French est, from Old English ēast.

NounEdit

este m (uncountable)

  1. east
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