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leste

  1. singular past indicative and subjunctive of lessen

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EtymologyEdit

From French l'est, from Old English ēast.

NounEdit

leste m (plural lestes)

  1. (uncountable) east (cardinal direction)
  2. (uncountable) the eastern portion of a territory or region
  3. (countable) an eastern; a wind blowing from the east

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AdjectiveEdit

leste f

  1. feminine plural of lesto

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Middle EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

leste

  1. last; final
    • 14th Century, Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales, The Knight's Tale
      The brighte swerdes wenten to and fro
      So hidously þat with þe leste strook
      That it semeþ þat it wolde felle an ook

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AdjectiveEdit

leste m, f

  1. (Jersey) nimble

Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

leste

  1. simple past of lese

PortugueseEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from French l'est (the east).

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NounEdit

leste m (plural lestes)

  1. east (compass point)

Etymology 2Edit

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VerbEdit

leste

  1. second-person singular (tu) preterite indicative of ler
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