Last modified on 17 June 2014, at 04:59
See also: Fest and -fest

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French feste from Latin festum (see festivity).

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NounEdit

fest (plural fests)

  1. (in combination) A gathering for a specified reason or occasion.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Fest, from Latin fēstum (holiday, festival, banquet, feast).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fɛst/, [fɛsd̥]

NounEdit

fest c (singular definite festen, plural indefinite fester)

  1. party
  2. celebration
  3. festival
  4. feast
  5. fête

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German festi, from Proto-Germanic *fastuz; see it for cognates and further etymology.

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AdjectiveEdit

fest (comparative fester, superlative am festesten)

  1. firm
  2. compact; hard
  3. fixed; rigid

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

  • Fest – n. festival
  • feste – adv. hard, firmly

External linksEdit

  • fest in Duden online

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *pëčɜ- (color; to color).[1] Uses the causative verbal suffix -t.

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VerbEdit

fest

  1. to paint
  2. to dye
  3. to look somehow
    Hogy fest? - What does it look like?

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Álgu etymological database, entry #78153 (language: Hungarian, word: fëst-)

LuxembourgishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fest (masculine festen, feminine fest, neuter fest)

  1. firm, hard
  2. solid
  3. rigid
  4. fixed, fast

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Middle EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

fest

  1. to feast

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German fest.

AdverbEdit

fest

  1. (Silesian dialects) firmly, strongly

Serbo-CroatianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

German fest

AdverbEdit

fest

  1. (Kajkavian) very
  2. (Kajkavian) intensively
  3. (Kajkavian) tightly, strongly, firmly

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SwedishEdit

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NounEdit

fest c

  1. party, celebration

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