hastate

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin hastātus (armed with a spear), from hasta (spear) + -ātus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hastate (not comparable)

  1. Of, or pertaining to a spear.
  2. (botany, of leaves) Shaped similarly to a halberd, with pointed lobes pointed outward from the base.

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hastāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of hastātus
Last modified on 27 August 2013, at 00:59