Galician edit

Etymology edit

Unknown. Probably from a Germanic language; perhaps from Proto-Germanic *gastiz (guest)[1] or either from Proto-Germanic *wistiz (food, provision).

Noun edit

gueste m (plural guestes)

  1. meal offered to a group of hired workers after finishing the work
    Synonym: albaroque

References edit

  • gueste” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  1. ^ Rivas Quintas, Eligio (2015). Dicionario etimolóxico da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Tórculo. →ISBN, s.v. gueste.