estate englannista suomeksi
The collective property and liabilities of someone, especially a deceased person. (defdate)
(RQ:Shakespeare Twelfth Night)
- Mind not high things, but condescend to men of low estate.
- God hath imprinted his authority in several parts, upon several estates of men.
- And anone came oute of a chamber to hym the fayrest lady that euer he sawe & more rycher bysene than euer he sawe Quene Gueneuer or ony other estat Lo sayd they syre Bors here is the lady vnto whome we owe alle oure seruyse / and I trowe she be the rychest lady and the fayrest of alle the world
- Herod on his birthday made a supper to his lords, high captains, and chief estates of Galilee.
A major social class or order of persons regarded collectively as part of the body politic of the country and formerly possessing distinct political rights ((w)). (defdate)
1992, (w), ''(w)'', Harper Perennial 2007, p.115:
- I am afraid that some of the nobles who are campaigning for it simply want to use the Estates to cut down the King's power and increase their own.
2011, (w), ''Vanished Kingdoms'', Penguin 2012, p.202:
- The three estates of feudal lords, clergy and royal officers met in separate chambers, and exercised an advisory role.
An (especially extensive) area of land, under a single ownership. (defdate)
(quote-journal)|location=London|date=7 September 2014|passage=It has been a long time since new follies were springing up across the great estates of Britain. But the owners of Doddington Hall, in Lincolnshire, have brought the folly into the 21st century, by building a 30ft pyramid in the grounds of the Elizabethan manor.
The landed property owned or controlled by a government or a department of government.
A estate. (defdate)
A wagon; a car with a tailgate (or liftgate) and storage space to the rear of the seating which is coterminous with the passenger compartment (and often extensible into that compartment via folding or removable seating). (defdate)
The state; the general body politic; the common-wealth; the general interest; state affairs.
1612, (w), ''Of Judicature''
- I call matter of estate not only the parts of sovereignty, but whatsoever(..)concerneth manifestly any great portion of people.
Previously owned; secondhand.
''an estate diamond; estate jewelry''
To give an estate to.
To bestow upon.