See also: pesté, pește, and péste

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

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VerbEdit

peste

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of pesten

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin pestis (plague; pest).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

peste f (plural pestes)

  1. plague (disease)
  2. (informal) brat
    Synonym: chipie
  3. (informal, of a girl) pest

VerbEdit

peste

  1. inflection of pester:
    1. first-person and third-person singular present indicative
    2. first-person and third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. second-person singular imperative

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ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin pestis (plague; pest).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɛs.te/
  • Hyphenation: pè‧ste

NounEdit

peste f (plural pesti)

  1. (medicine) plague
    Guerra, peste e carestia, vanno sempre in compagnia.
    War, plague and famine always accompany each other.
  2. (figuratively) pest, nuisance (person)
  3. (figuratively) urchin (mischievous child)

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpes.te/
  • Hyphenation: pé‧ste

AdjectiveEdit

peste

  1. feminine plural of pesto

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

peste

  1. plural of pesta (footprint)

LatinEdit

NounEdit

peste

  1. ablative singular of pestis

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pestis (plague; pest).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

peste f (plural pestes)

  1. plague
  2. contagious disease
  3. annoying person

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RomanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compound of pre +‎ spre, possibly directly from Latin per (through, along) super (above). Was probably influenced or confused with per extra. Compare Aromanian pisti, pristi.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

peste (+accusative)

  1. over

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pestis (plague; pest).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpeste/, [ˈpest̪e]
  • Hyphenation: pes‧te

NounEdit

peste f (plural pestes)

  1. plague
  2. contagious disease
  3. reek, unpleasant or repulsive smell

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