See also: Geste and gesté

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Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

geste ? ‎(plural gesten or gestes)

  1. (literally) gesture, movement of an appendix or body
  2. (figuratively) gesture

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

geste ? ‎(plural gesten or gestes)

  1. (historical) story, history

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin gestus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

geste m ‎(plural gestes)

  1. gesture
  2. move, motion

NounEdit

geste f ‎(plural gestes)

  1. saga, especially a cycle of poems in the epic, literary style of the Middle Ages

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LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

geste

  1. vocative masculine singular of gestus

Middle FrenchEdit

NounEdit

geste m (plural gestes)

  1. act; action

Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

geste f ‎(oblique plural gestes, nominative singular geste, nominative plural gestes)

  1. act; action
  2. story of heroism or bravery
  3. gesture

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

geste

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of gestar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of gestar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of gestar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of gestar

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

geste

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of gestar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of gestar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of gestar.