Et vs Est - What's the difference?

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Et is a related term of est.


In context|obsolete|lang=en terms the difference between et and est

is that et is (obsolete) and while est is (obsolete) grace; favour.

As a conjunction et

is (obsolete) and.

As a verb et

is (colloquial|or|dialectal) (eat).

As a noun est is

(obsolete) grace; favour or est can be (erhard seminars training), a course intended to promote satisfaction with life in the present moment, as opposed to strivings to attain it.

As a adjective est is

.

et

English

(wikipedia et)

Etymology 1

From French

Conjunction

(English Conjunctions)
  • (obsolete) and
  • See also
    * , et alia, et aliae, et alii, et alios * et alibi * *

    Etymology 2

    Verb

    (head)
  • (colloquial, or, dialectal) (eat)
  • * 1896: Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain), Tom Sawyer, Detective [http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/etcbin/ot2www-pubeng?specfile=/texts/english/modeng/publicsearch/modengpub.o2w&act=text&offset=638956722&textreg=2&query=+he+et&id=TwaDete]
  • Well, the man was astonished, of course; and first off he looked like he didn't know whether to be scared, or glad, or both, or which, but finally he settled down to being glad; and then his color come back, though at first his face had turned pretty white. So we got to talking together while he et his breakfast.
  • * 1907: O. Henry, Seats of the Haughty [http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Seats_of_the_Haughty]
  • 'Boss,' says the cabby, 'I et a steak in that restaurant once. If you're real hungry, I advise you to try the saddle-shops first.'
  • * 1919: Bess Streeter Aldrich, A Long-Distance Call From Jim
  • Well, I don't care if he does! I can remember the time when he et a good old-fashioned supper. And it's awful silly to call it dinner. 'Breakfast, dinner and supper, created He them.' I believe I could find them very words in the Bible if I set out to hunt.
  • * 1937 , J. R. R. Tolkien, The Hobbit :
  • Yer can't expect folk to stop here for ever just to be et by you and Bert.
  • * 18 February 1946 , Life'' magazine:
  • It must have been somethin’ I et !
  • * 1996 , Dana Lyons, "Cows with Guns":
  • They eat to grow, grow to die / Die to be et at the hamburger fry
  • * 2001 , Richard Williams, The Animator's Survival Kit , page 220:
  • Something I et ?

    est

    English

    Alternative forms

    * (l)

    Etymology 1

    From (etyl) (m), from (etyl) . More at (l).

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • (obsolete) Grace; favour.
  • Etymology 2

    Adjective

    (-)
  • * 2010 , Julie Turjoman, Brave New Knits (page 49)
  • Work sleeve, sl raglan marker, work in ribbing as est to cable marker

    Etymology 3

    Initialism.

    Noun

    (-)
  • (Erhard Seminars Training), a course intended to promote satisfaction with life in the present moment, as opposed to strivings to attain it.
  • Anagrams

    * (l) ----