AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

feeste

  1. plural of fees

DutchEdit

VerbEdit

feeste

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of feesten

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French feste, from Latin fēsta.

NounEdit

fêeste f

  1. feast, holiday
  2. happiness, amusement
  3. loud show of joy, noise, commotion

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: feest
    • Afrikaans: fees
    • Dutch Low Saxon: feest
    • West Frisian: feestje (diminutive form)
  • Limburgish: fieës
  • West Flemish: fjiste

Further readingEdit

  • “feeste”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek[1], 2000
  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J., “feeste”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek[2], The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1885–1929, →ISBN

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French feste, from Late Latin festa < Latin festum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

feeste (plural feestes)

  1. feast

DescendantsEdit