See also: quèste

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin (ec)cu(m) istae (nominative feminine plural of iste).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwe.ste/
  • Rhymes: -este
  • Hyphenation: qué‧ste

DeterminerEdit

queste

  1. feminine plural of questo

PronounEdit

queste

  1. feminine plural of questo

LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

queste

  1. vocative masculine singular of questus

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Anglo-Norman queste.

NounEdit

queste

  1. Alternative form of quest

Etymology 2Edit

From Old English *cwiss.

NounEdit

queste

  1. Alternative form of quiste

Etymology 3Edit

From Old French quester.

VerbEdit

queste

  1. Alternative form of questen

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French queste.

NounEdit

queste f (plural questes)

  1. quest

DescendantsEdit

  • French: quête

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quaesta, from quaesita, from quaesitus. Compare querre.

NounEdit

queste f (oblique plural questes, nominative singular queste, nominative plural questes)

  1. search; act, instance of searching

DescendantsEdit

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