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fest

See also: Fest and -fest

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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

InflectionEdit


GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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.

PronunciationEdit

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

DeclensionEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

fest

  1. to feast

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin festum

NounEdit

fest m (definite singular festen, indefinite plural fester, definite plural festene)

  1. a celebration or party
  2. (religion) a feast or festival
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

fest

  1. imperative of feste

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin festum

NounEdit

fest m (definite singular festen, indefinite plural festar, definite plural festane)

  1. a celebration or party
  2. (religion) a feast or festival

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German fest.

AdverbEdit

fest

  1. (Silesian dialects) firmly, strongly

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

German fest

AdverbEdit

fest

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

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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fest c

  1. party, celebration

DeclensionEdit

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