avocat

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

avocat (plural avocats)

  1. An advocate, a lawyer

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin advocatus.

Noun[edit]

avocat m (plural avocats)

  1. lawyer; attorney

Etymology 2[edit]

From Spanish aguacate, from Classical Nahuatl āhuacatl. Influenced by confusion with Spanish abogado (lawyer).

Noun[edit]

avocat m (plural avocats)

  1. avocado

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin advocātus (advocate).

Noun[edit]

avocat m (plural avocats)

  1. advocate
  2. (law) barrister

Synonyms[edit]


Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

avocat m (plural avocac)

  1. lawyer, solicitor
  2. advocate

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

āvocat

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of āvocō

Occitan[edit]

Noun[edit]

avocat m (plural avocats)

  1. lawyer, attorney
  2. avocado