festival

See also: Festival

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English festival (adjective), from Old French festival, from Late Latin fēstīvālis, from Latin fēstīvus (festive). Displaced native Old English frēols. The noun is shortened from festival day, from Middle English festival dai, festiuall day (feast day, festival).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛstɪvəl/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

festival (comparative more festival, superlative most festival)

  1. Pertaining to a feast or feast day; festive. (Now only as the noun used attributively.)

NounEdit

festival (countable and uncountable, plural festivals)

  1. (biblical) A feast or feast day.
    • 2009, “Deuteronomy 16:16”, in Holman Christian Standard Bible:
      All your males are to appear three times a year before the Lord your God in the place He chooses: at the Festival of Unleavened Bread, the Festival of Weeks, and the Festival of Booths. No one is to appear before the Lord empty-handed.
  2. An event or series of special events centred on the celebration or promotion of some theme or aspect of the community, often held at regular intervals.
    The Reading and Leeds festivals take place on the August bank holiday.
    A Welsh eisteddfod is a literary festival.
  3. In mythology, a set of celebrations in the honour of a god.
  4. (Caribbean, Jamaica, uncountable) Fried cornbread.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French festival, from Latin fēstīvālis.

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NounEdit

festival m (plural festivals)

  1. festival

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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English festival.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈfɛstɪval]
  • Hyphenation: fe‧s‧ti‧val

NounEdit

festival m inan

  1. festival (an event or community gathering)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

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

DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English festival, from Old French festival, from Late Latin fēstīvālis, from Latin fēstīvus (festive).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛs.tiˌvɑl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: fes‧ti‧val

NounEdit

festival n (plural festivals, diminutive festivalletje n)

  1. A festival (festive event or gathering).

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EstonianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfestivɑl/, [ˈfestʲivɑl]

NounEdit

festival (genitive festivali, partitive festivali)

  1. festival

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English festival, from Old French festival.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

festival m (plural festivals)

  1. festival

DescendantsEdit

  • Turkish: festival

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English festival.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛ.sti.val/, (traditional) /fe.stiˈval/[1]
  • Rhymes: -ɛstival, (traditional) -al
  • Hyphenation: fè‧sti‧val, (traditional) fe‧sti‧vàl

NounEdit

festival m (invariable)

  1. festival
  2. worker's festival

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ festival in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin festivalis, via English festival.

NounEdit

festival m (definite singular festivalen, indefinite plural festivaler, definite plural festivalene)

  1. a festival

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin festivalis, via English festival.

NounEdit

festival m (definite singular festivalen, indefinite plural festivalar, definite plural festivalane)

  1. a festival

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French festival, ultimately from Latin fēstīvālis.

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

festival m (plural festivais)

  1. festival

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French festival.

NounEdit

festival n (plural festivaluri)

  1. festival

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

festìvāl m (Cyrillic spelling фестѝва̄л)

  1. festival

DeclensionEdit

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SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

festival m (genitive singular festivalu, nominative plural festivaly, genitive plural festivalov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. festival

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

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

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /festiˈbal/ [fes.t̪iˈβ̞al]
  • Rhymes: -al
  • Hyphenation: fes‧ti‧val

NounEdit

festival m (plural festivales)

  1. festival

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TurkishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French festival.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /festiˈvɑl/
  • Hyphenation: fes‧ti‧val

NounEdit

festival (definite accusative festivali, plural festivaller)

  1. festival
    Synonym: şenlik

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative festival
Definite accusative festivali
Singular Plural
Nominative festival festivaller
Definite accusative festivali festivalleri
Dative festivale festivallere
Locative festivalde festivallerde
Ablative festivalden festivallerden
Genitive festivalin festivallerin
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular festivalim festivallerim
2nd singular festivalin festivallerin
3rd singular festivali festivalleri
1st plural festivalimiz festivallerimiz
2nd plural festivaliniz festivalleriniz
3rd plural festivalleri festivalleri
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular festivalimi festivallerimi
2nd singular festivalini festivallerini
3rd singular festivalini festivallerini
1st plural festivalimizi festivallerimizi
2nd plural festivalinizi festivallerinizi
3rd plural festivallerini festivallerini
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular festivalime festivallerime
2nd singular festivaline festivallerine
3rd singular festivaline festivallerine
1st plural festivalimize festivallerimize
2nd plural festivalinize festivallerinize
3rd plural festivallerine festivallerine
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular festivalimde festivallerimde
2nd singular festivalinde festivallerinde
3rd singular festivalinde festivallerinde
1st plural festivalimizde festivallerimizde
2nd plural festivalinizde festivallerinizde
3rd plural festivallerinde festivallerinde
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular festivalimden festivallerimden
2nd singular festivalinden festivallerinden
3rd singular festivalinden festivallerinden
1st plural festivalimizden festivallerimizden
2nd plural festivalinizden festivallerinizden
3rd plural festivallerinden festivallerinden
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular festivalimin festivallerimin
2nd singular festivalinin festivallerinin
3rd singular festivalinin festivallerinin
1st plural festivalimizin festivallerimizin
2nd plural festivalinizin festivallerinizin
3rd plural festivallerinin festivallerinin

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