See also: cèsta and cěsta

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē).

NounEdit

cesta f (plural cestes)

  1. basket (container)

SynonymsEdit


CzechEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Czech cěsta, from Proto-Slavic *cěsta.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈt͡sɛsta]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ce‧s‧ta
  • Rhymes: -ɛsta

NounEdit

cesta f

  1. road
  2. journey
  3. path (graph theory)

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • cesta in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • cesta in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Attested since the 13th century. From Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈθestɐ], (western) [ˈsestɐ]

NounEdit

cesta f (plural cestas)

  1. basket, specially larger ones without handles or with side handles
    • 1272, Ramón Lorenzo (ed.), Mosteiro de Montederramo, page 469:
      darnos kada ano una cesta de peras
      give to us each year a basket of pears
  2. (regional) smaller basket with a central handle
    Synonym: cesto
  3. (regional) muzzle
    Synonyms: bocal, vetillo

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • cesta” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • cesta” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • cesta” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • cesta” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Latin cista, from the Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē). Doublet of cista.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cesta f (plural ceste)

  1. basket

Further readingEdit

  • cesta in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

AnagramsEdit


Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cesta

  1. feminine nominative singular of cesty

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē).

NounEdit

cesta f (plural cestas)

  1. basket

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Surmiran) chista
  • (Puter, Vallader) chaista

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē).

NounEdit

cesta f (plural cestas)

  1. (Sutsilvan) chest, trunk

SynonymsEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *cěsta.

NounEdit

cèsta f (Cyrillic spelling цѐста)

  1. road (paved)
  2. highway

DeclensionEdit

QuotationsEdit

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • cesta” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *cěsta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cesta f (genitive singular cesty, nominative plural cesty, genitive plural ciest, declension pattern of žena)

  1. road
  2. way

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

NounEdit

cesta

  1. genitive singular of cesto

Further readingEdit

  • cesta in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *cěsta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cẹ́sta f

  1. road (strip of land made suitable for travel)

InflectionEdit

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. césta
gen. sing. céste
singular dual plural
nominative césta césti céste
accusative césto césti céste
genitive céste cést cést
dative césti céstama céstam
locative césti céstah céstah
instrumental césto céstama céstami
Feminine, a-stem, mobile accent
nom. sing. césta
gen. sing. cesté
singular dual plural
nominative césta cesté cesté
accusative cestó cesté cesté
genitive cesté cestá cestá
dative césti cestáma cestàm
locative césti cestàh cestàh
instrumental cestó cestáma cestámi

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē). Cognate with English cist. Compare English chest.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

cesta f (plural cestas)

  1. basket
    Synonyms: canasto, canasta
  2. (Spain, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela) laundry basket, hamper (made of plastic)
  3. (Mexico) laundry basket, hamper (made of soft material such as polyester and/or cotton)

Derived termsEdit

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