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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch kast, from Middle Dutch caste (chest), from Old High German kasto (chest, reservoir), from Proto-Germanic *kazą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kast (plural kasts or kasten)

  1. A type of traditional cupboard produced by Dutch settlers in New York and New Jersey in the 18th and 19th centuries
    • 2007, January 19, “Roberta Smith”, in Decorative Tradition, Laced With Bursts of Eccentricity[1]:
      At Clifford A. Wallach tramp art rules absolutely, most unusually in a large cupboard that has the mass of a Dutch kast armoire and is painted light green.
    • 2009 July 3, Wendy Moonan, “Exploring Dutch Legacy 400 Years After Hudson”, in New York Times[2]:
      The exhibition includes the kinds of Dutch furnishings that might have been found in 17th- century estates: pewter plates, silver bowls, brass candlesticks, Dutch tiles, Bible boxes, Delft jars and Dutch cupboards, called kasts.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kast, verbal noun to kasta (throw).

NounEdit

kast n (singular definite kastet, plural indefinite kast)

  1. throw

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

kast

  1. imperative of kaste

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch caste (chest), from Old High German kasto (chest, reservoir), from Proto-Germanic *kazą.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kɑst/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kast
  • Rhymes: -ɑst

NounEdit

kast f (plural kasten, diminutive kastje n)

  1. cupboard, closet

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Sranan Tongo: kasi

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

kas +‎ -t

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈkɒʃt]
  • Hyphenation: kast

NounEdit

kast

  1. accusative singular of kas

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kast n (genitive singular kasts, nominative plural köst)

  1. throw
  2. fit, seizure

DeclensionEdit


LivonianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *kastadak.

VerbEdit

kast

  1. water
  2. wet

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse kast

NounEdit

kast n (definite singular kastet, indefinite plural kast, definite plural kasta or kastene)

  1. throw
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

kast

  1. imperative of kaste

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kast

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kast n (definite singular kastet, indefinite plural kast, definite plural kasta)

  1. throw (act of throwing something)

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

kast

  1. imperative of kasta and kaste

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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kast n or c

  1. throw; the flight of a thrown object
  2. caste; an Indian hereditary social class

DeclensionEdit

Declension of kast 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kast kastet kast kasten
Genitive kasts kastets kasts kastens
Declension of kast 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kast kasten kaster kasterna
Genitive kasts kastens kasters kasternas

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