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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French céleste (heavenly), from Latin caelestis.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

celeste (plural celestes)

  1. (music) Alternative form of celesta, a musical instrument.
  2. (music) An organ stop, deliberately slightly out of tune to give an undulating sound.

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin caelestis.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

celeste m (plural celestes)

  1. celesta

AdjectiveEdit

celeste (masculine and feminine plural celestes)

  1. celestial; heavenly

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin caelestis.

AdjectiveEdit

celeste m or f (plural celestes)

  1. celestial
  2. heavenly

NounEdit

celeste m or f (plural celestes)

  1. (soccer) A fan, player, or other person associated with Celta de Vigo, a football team from the Spanish town of Vigo

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin caelestis / caeleste.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃeˈlɛste/
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AdjectiveEdit

celeste (masculine and feminine plural celesti)

  1. celestial
  2. heavenly
  3. pale blue, sky blue

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NounEdit

celeste m (plural celesti)

  1. pale blue, sky blue

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French celeste, borrowed from Latin caelestis.

AdjectiveEdit

celeste m or f (plural celestes)

  1. celestial; heavenly

DescendantsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin caelestis.

AdjectiveEdit

celeste m (oblique and nominative feminine singular celeste)

  1. celestial; heavenly

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese celeste, borrowed from Latin caelestis (celestial), from caelum (sky).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

celeste m or f (plural celestes, comparable)

  1. celestial (relating to the sky)
  2. (astronomy) celestial (relating to space)
  3. (religion) heavenly (relating to heaven)
  4. sky blue (of a pale blue colour, like that of the sky on a fine day)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin caelestis.

AdjectiveEdit

celeste (plural celestes)

  1. pale blue, sky blue
  2. heavenly

NounEdit

celeste m (plural celestes)

  1. pale blue, sky blue

NounEdit

celeste m or f (plural celestes)

  1. (soccer) A fan, player, or other person associated with Celta de Vigo, a football team from the Spanish town of Vigo

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit