CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *eccum iste, from Latin eccum + iste. Compare Occitan aquest and Spanish aqueste.

PronunciationEdit

  • (formal) IPA(key): (Central) /əˈkɛst/, (Balearic) /əˈkəst/, (Valencian) /aˈkest/
  • (usual) IPA(key): (Central) /əˈkɛt/, (Balearic) /əˈkət/, (Valencian) /aˈket/

DeterminerEdit

aquest (feminine aquesta, masculine plural aquests or aquestos, feminine plural aquestes)

  1. this

PronounEdit

aquest (feminine aquesta, masculine plural aquests or aquestos, feminine plural aquestes)

  1. this (one), (in the plural) these (ones)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “aquest” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin, Vulgar Latin *acquestum, *acquaesitum (cf. Medieval Latin acquīsītum) from *acquaerō (from Latin acquirō).

NounEdit

aquest m (oblique plural aquez or aquetz, nominative singular aquez or aquetz, nominative plural aquest)

  1. gain

DescendantsEdit

  • English: acquest
  • French: acquêt

Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *eccum iste, from Latin eccum + iste. Compare Catalan aquest and Spanish aqueste.

PronounEdit

aquest

  1. this (this thing; the one in question)

DescendantsEdit