From ospăta, perhaps influenced by proaspăt (cf. prospătură (“fresh food”)) or preceded by the suffix pre, or alternatively possibly from a Vulgar Latin root *perhospitāre < Late Latin hospitō < Latin hospes.
- (regional, Transylvania) to invite; to welcome, treat hospitably
- (regional, Transylvania) to treat a certain way or have a certain attitude toward
- reîncepe, relua, reînnoi