See also: rósta, ròsta, rösta, and Rosťa

BretonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From rost

VerbEdit

rosta

  1. to roast

CatalanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rosta

  1. feminine singular of rost

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈrosta]
  • Rhymes: -osta
  • Hyphenation: ro‧s‧ta

VerbEdit

rosta

  1. present masculine singular transgressive of růst

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from a Slavic language. Compare Serbo-Croatian rešeto.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈroʃtɒ]
  • Hyphenation: ros‧ta
  • Rhymes: -tɒ

NounEdit

rosta (plural rosták)

  1. riddle, sifter, sieve (a device to separate larger objects from smaller objects)
  2. screening (the process of filtering out the less acceptable quality from something)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative rosta rosták
accusative rostát rostákat
dative rostának rostáknak
instrumental rostával rostákkal
causal-final rostáért rostákért
translative rostává rostákká
terminative rostáig rostákig
essive-formal rostaként rostákként
essive-modal
inessive rostában rostákban
superessive rostán rostákon
adessive rostánál rostáknál
illative rostába rostákba
sublative rostára rostákra
allative rostához rostákhoz
elative rostából rostákból
delative rostáról rostákról
ablative rostától rostáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
rostáé rostáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
rostáéi rostákéi
Possessive forms of rosta
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. rostám rostáim
2nd person sing. rostád rostáid
3rd person sing. rostája rostái
1st person plural rostánk rostáink
2nd person plural rostátok rostáitok
3rd person plural rostájuk rostáik

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ rosta in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Lombardic *hrousta.

NounEdit

rosta f (plural roste)

  1. a bundle of twigs used as a fan (especially to drive away flies)
  2. a tangle of foliage that hinders the way

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • rosta in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

AnagramsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

rost (1. rust; 2. gridiron, grill) +‎ -a

VerbEdit

rosta (present rostar, preterite rostade, supine rostat, imperative rosta)

  1. to rust
  2. to roast, to toast; to lightly cook

ConjugationEdit

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VenetianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Italian roggia

NounEdit

rosta f (plural roste)

  1. sluice, weir (or similar artificial canal etc.)