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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French estre (state, plan).

NounEdit

estre (plural estres)

  1. (archaic or obsolete) The indoor layout or plan of a castle.
    • 1954, C. S. Lewis, The Horse and His Boy, Chapter 15, page 239,
      "And tomorrow, Cor," he added, "shalt come over all the castle with me and see the estres and mark all its strength and weakness: for it will be thine to guard when I'm gone."

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estre

  1. Archaic spelling of être.

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

est +‎ -re

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈɛʃtrɛ]
  • Hyphenation: est‧re

NounEdit

estre

  1. sublative singular of est

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From two sources:

VerbEdit

estre

  1. to be

ConjugationEdit

  • Like Modern French être, highly irregular.
  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

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estre m (plural estres)

  1. being (creature, entity)

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  • French: être

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sūm (infinitive: esse). Compare with ester.

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estre

  1. to be

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb has irregularities in its conjugation. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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