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foresta

foresta

See also: förestå

Italian

Noun

foresta f (plural foreste)

  1. forest

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Latin

Etymology

Found in Medieval Latin. From Frankish *forhist (collective noun of *forha), from Proto-Germanic *furhō, *furahō (fir, pine), from Proto-Indo-European *perkos (oak). Also related to quercus.

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Pronunciation

Noun

foresta f (genitive forestae); first declension

  1. (Late Latin) wood, forest
    Homines qui manent extra forestam non veniant decetero coram justiciariis nostris

Inflection

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative foresta forestae
genitive forestae forestārum
dative forestae forestīs
accusative forestam forestās
ablative forestā forestīs
vocative foresta forestae

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Maltese

Etymology

Borrowing from Sicilian foresta.

Noun

foresta f (plural foresti)

  1. forest
    Madwar nofs l-ispeċijiet dinjija tal-pjanti u l-amminali jinsabu fil-foresti tropikali.
    Around half of all species of the world's fauna and flora live in tropical forests.

Spanish

Etymology

From Late Latin foresta.

Noun

foresta f (plural forestas)

  1. forest (dense collection of trees)

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Venetian

Adjective

foresta

  1. feminine singular of foresto