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NounEdit

festa (plural festas)

  1. A public holiday or feast day in Italy, Portugal, etc.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan festa, from Late Latin fēsta, from the plural of Latin fēstum.

NounEdit

festa f (plural festes)

  1. celebration; party

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EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfesta/
  • Hyphenation: fest‧a
  • Rhymes: -esta

AdjectiveEdit

festa (accusative singular festan, plural festaj, accusative plural festajn)

  1. festive

FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

festa (third person singular past indicative festi, third person plural past indicative fest, supine fest)

  1. to fasten, to make fast

Usage notesEdit

  • festa fót - make a settlement

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese festa, from Late Latin fēsta, from the plural of Latin fēstum.

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NounEdit

festa f (plural festas)

  1. party (social gathering)
  2. holiday (day free of work)

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IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

festa (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative festi, supine fest)

  1. (transitive, with accusative) to fasten
  2. (transitive, with accusative) to determine, to fix, to settle

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NounEdit

festa f (genitive singular festu, no plural)

  1. resoluteness, steadfastness

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin fēsta, from the plural of Latin fēstus (festive), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *dʰh₁s-, zero-grade form of s-stem nouns derived from *dʰeh₁- (to do, put, place).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛs.ta/, [ˈfɛs̪t̪ä]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛsta
  • Hyphenation: fè‧sta

NounEdit

festa f (plural feste)

  1. feast
  2. holiday (civil)
  3. (in the plural) holidays (British), vacation (US)
  4. fair (often in combination)

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LadinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin fēsta, from the plural of Latin fēstum.

NounEdit

festa f (plural festes)

  1. (official) holiday

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the plural of fēstum. See main entry there for more.

NounEdit

fēsta f (genitive fēstae); first declension

  1. (Late Latin, Vulgar Latin) party
  2. (Late Latin, Vulgar Latin) feast

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative fēsta fēstae
Genitive fēstae fēstārum
Dative fēstae fēstīs
Accusative fēstam fēstās
Ablative fēstā fēstīs
Vocative fēsta fēstae

DescendantsEdit

See descendants under fēstum.

AdjectiveEdit

fēsta

  1. inflection of fēstus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

AdjectiveEdit

fēstā

  1. ablative feminine singular of fēstus

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian festa.

NounEdit

festa f (plural festi)

  1. feast, celebration

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

festa

  1. inflection of feste:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle

Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

·festa

  1. second-person singular past subjunctive/conditional prototonic of ro·finnadar

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
·festa ·ḟesta ·festa
pronounced with /-v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese festa, from Late Latin fēsta, from the plural of Latin fēstum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

festa f (plural festas)

  1. party
    Vamos começar a festa.
    Let's get the party started.
    A festa acabou.
    The party's over.
  2. celebration
  3. festival
  4. (religion) feast

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

fest +‎ -a

VerbEdit

festa (present festar, preterite festade, supine festat, imperative festa)

  1. to party (to celebrate at a party)

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