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4 letters words from 'cote'

COTE 6 

3 letters words from 'cote'

COT 5ECO 5
TEC 5TOC 5
TOE 3 

2 letters words from 'cote'

ET 2OE 2
TE 2TO 2

All 4 letters words made out of cote

cote octe ctoe tcoe otce toce coet ocet ceot ecot oect eoct cteo tceo ceto ecto teco etco otec toec oetc eotc teoc etoc

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Definitions and meaning of cote

cote

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /kəʊt/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /koʊt/

Etymology 1

From the Old English cote, the feminine form of cot (small house); doublet of cot (in the sense of “cottage”) and more distantly related to cottage. Cognate to Dutch kot.

Noun

cote (plural cotes)

  1. A cottage or hut.
  2. A small structure built to contain domesticated animals such as sheep, pigs or pigeons.
Synonyms
  • shed
Related terms
  • dovecote
  • sheepcote

Etymology 2

See quote.

Verb

cote (third-person singular simple present cotes, present participle coting, simple past and past participle coted)

  1. Obsolete form of quote.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Nicholas Udall to this entry?)

Etymology 3

Probably related to French côté (side) via Middle French costé.

Verb

cote (third-person singular simple present cotes, present participle coting, simple past and past participle coted)

  1. To go side by side with; hence, to pass by; to outrun and get before.
    • 1825, Walter Scott, The Talisman, A. and C. Black (1868), 37:
      [...]strength to pull down a bull—swiftness to cote an antelope.

Anagrams

  • Ceto, OTEC, ecto-

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kɔt/

Etymology 1

From Late Latin quota, from Latin quotus

Noun

cote f (plural cotes)

  1. call number
  2. ratings, popularity, approval rating (of a politician)
  3. (architecture) dimension
  4. (finance, stock market) quote
  5. (horse racing, gambling) odds
  6. (finance) tax assessment

Synonyms

  • (tax assessment): quote-part

Derived terms

  • avoir la cote

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

cote

  1. inflection of coter:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

Italian

Etymology

From Latin cōtem, accusative of cōs.

Noun

cote f (plural coti)

  1. sharpening stone
  2. hone

Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈkoː.te/, [ˈkoːt̪ɛ]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈko.te/, [ˈkɔːt̪ɛ]

Noun

cōte

  1. ablative singular of cōs

Middle English

Etymology 1

From Old French cote, cotte, from Latin cotta, from Proto-Germanic *kuttô.

Alternative forms

  • coote, coete, coyt, kote, coot, koote

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔːt(ə)/

Noun

cote (plural cotes)

  1. A coat, especially one worn as an undergarment or a base layer.
  2. A coat or gown bearing somebody's heraldic symbols.
  3. A coating or external layer; that which surrounds the outside of something.
Related terms
  • cote armure
Descendants
  • English: coat
  • Scots: coat
References
  • “cōte, n.(2).”, in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-06-17.

Etymology 2

Unknown; probably related to Dutch koet.

Alternative forms

  • coote, koote, kuytt, cute, kote

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈkoːt(ə)/

Noun

cote (plural cootes)

  1. coot (Fulica atra)
  2. seagull (bird of the family Laridae)
Descendants
  • English: coot
  • Scots: cuit
References
  • “cọ̄te, n.(4).”, in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-06-17.

Norwegian Bokmål

Noun

cote m

  1. definite singular of rev (Etymology 1)

Norwegian Nynorsk

Noun

cote m

  1. definite singular of rev (Etymology 1)

Old French

Noun

cote f (oblique plural cotes, nominative singular cote, nominative plural cotes)

  1. Alternative form of cotte

Old Irish

Alternative forms

  • cate, catte

Etymology

co (how) +‎ de (from it)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈkodʲe/

Particle

cote

  1. of what sort is…?
  2. what is…?
    • c. 800, Würzburg Glosses on the Pauline Epistles, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 499–712, Wb. 12c36

Mutation

Further reading

  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “cote”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language
  • Thurneysen, Rudolf (1940, reprinted 2003) D. A. Binchy and Osborn Bergin, transl., A Grammar of Old Irish, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, →ISBN, §§ 462, 466

Portuguese

Verb

cote

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of cotar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of cotar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of cotar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of cotar

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to pass by; to outstrip (as one dog another).
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)