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See also: asta, Ásta, ăsta, astă, and AStA

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Proper nounEdit

Asta f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Brassicaceae – an herb found in Mexico, especially San Luis Potosi.
  2. A taxonomic genus within the family Noctuidae – certain moths, now Avitta.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old Norse Ásta, a medieval diminutive of Ástríðr (hence Astrid).

Proper nounEdit

Asta

  1. A female given name.

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Short form of Astrid, Anastasia and Augusta.

Proper nounEdit

Asta

  1. A female given name.

FaroeseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Asta f

  1. A female given name

Usage notesEdit

Matronymics

  • son of Asta: Astuson
  • daughter of Asta: Astudóttir

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Asta
Accusative Astu
Dative Astu
Genitive Astu

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse Ásta, sometimes also used as a pet form of Augusta or Anastasia.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Asta

  1. A female given name.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Asta (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Asta Astat
genitive Astan Astojen
partitive Astaa Astoja
illative Astaan Astoihin
singular plural
nominative Asta Astat
accusative nom. Asta Astat
gen. Astan
genitive Astan Astojen
Astainrare
partitive Astaa Astoja
inessive Astassa Astoissa
elative Astasta Astoista
illative Astaan Astoihin
adessive Astalla Astoilla
ablative Astalta Astoilta
allative Astalle Astoille
essive Astana Astoina
translative Astaksi Astoiksi
instructive Astoin
abessive Astatta Astoitta
comitative Astoineen

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EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Asta f (genitive Astae); first declension

  1. A city of Liguria on the river Tanarus, now Asti

DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular
Nominative Asta
Genitive Astae
Dative Astae
Accusative Astam
Ablative Astā
Vocative Asta

ReferencesEdit

  • Asta in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

NorwegianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Asta

  1. A female given name of Old Norse origin.

PlautdietschEdit

NounEdit

Asta

  1. plural of Aust

SwedishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Asta c (genitive Astas)

  1. A female given name of Old Norse origin, also used as a pet form of Augusta.