See also: gast and gäst

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EtymologyEdit

Proper nounEdit

Gast (plural Gasts)

  1. A surname​.

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German gast, from Old High German gast. From Proto-Germanic *gastiz, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰóstis (stranger, guest, host, someone with whom one has reciprocal duties of hospitality). Cognate with English guest.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡast]
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NounEdit

Gast m (genitive Gastes or Gasts, plural Gäste, female Gast or Gästin)

  1. guest

Usage notesEdit

Gast is one of the few German masculine nouns referring to human beings that has no feminine equivalent. Gast is used for both male and female guests.

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