Open main menu
See also: osté, ôte, öste, and ôté

Contents

DanishEdit

NounEdit

oste c

  1. indefinite plural of ost

ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Old French oste (innkeeper, landlord), which is from Latin hospitem, the accusative singular of hospes. From the same Latin source: Italian ospite (a doublet).

NounEdit

oste m (plural osti, feminine ostessa)

  1. innkeeper, landlord (proprietor of an osteria)
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin hostem, accusative singular of hostis (enemy, stranger), from Proto-Italic *hostis, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰóstis (guest, stranger).

NounEdit

oste m (plural osti)

  1. army or host, especially that of the enemy
SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈoːsːte/

VerbEdit

ōste

  1. inflection of oastit:
    1. first-person dual present indicative
    2. third-person plural past indicative

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin hospitem, the accusative singular of hospes.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

oste m (oblique plural ostes, nominative singular ostes, nominative plural oste)

  1. innkeeper, landlord
  2. (by extension) host

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit