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EtymologyEdit

From Latin aster, from Ancient Greek ἀστήρ (astḗr).

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aster (plural asters)

  1. Any of several plants of the genus Aster; one of its flowers.
  2. (biology) A star-shaped structure formed during the mitosis of a cell.
  3. (obsolete) A star.

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EtymologyEdit

From English aster, from Latin aster, from Ancient Greek ἀστήρ (astḗr).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: as‧ter

NounEdit

aster

  1. an aster; any of several plants of the genus Aster
  2. the flower of these plants

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Twee asters bezocht door bijen. — Two asters tended by bees.

EtymologyEdit

From Latin astēr, from Ancient Greek ἀστήρ (astḗr). Named after the flower's semblance to a star.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑs.tər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: as‧ter
  • Rhymes: -ɑstər

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aster f (plural asters, diminutive astertje n)

  1. aster, flowering plant of the genus Aster.
  2. A flower from this plant.

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aster m (plural asters)

  1. aster (flowering plant)

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἀστήρ (astḗr).

NounEdit

astēr m (genitive asteris); third declension

  1. A star
    Synonyms: astrum, stēlla, sīdus
  2. Aster amellus (Italian starwort)
DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun (Greek-type, variant with nominative singular in -ēr).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative astēr asterēs
Genitive asteris asterum
Dative asterī asteribus
Accusative astera
asterem
asterēs
Ablative astere asteribus
Vocative astēr asterēs

Etymology 2Edit

See astō

VerbEdit

aster

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of astō

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Etymology 1Edit

From French à cette heure (at this hour).

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aster

  1. now
  2. at this moment

Etymology 2Edit

From French acheteur.

NounEdit

aster

  1. buyer