carte

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French. See card.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

carte (plural cartes)

  1. A bill of fare; a menu.
  2. (dated) A visiting card.
    • 1869, Emma Jane Worboise, The fortunes of Cyril Denham (page 258)
      "He only says she is Laura Somerset, and he sends me her carte; here it is."

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin charta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

carte f (plural cartes)

  1. card
  2. chart; map
  3. menu

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Guernésiais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin charta, from Ancient Greek χάρτης (khártēs, papyrus, paper).

Noun[edit]

carte f (plural cartes)

  1. card

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

carte f

  1. plural form of carta

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Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

carte f (oblique plural cartes, nominative singular carte, nominative plural cartes)

  1. Alternative form of chartre

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin charta, possibly through a hypothetical earlier Romanian intermediate form *cartă, and created from its plural (thus deriving its meaning from "many papers").

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

carte f (plural cărți)

  1. book
  2. card

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Noun[edit]

carte f pl

  1. plural form of cartă