gote

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See also: Gote, göte, and gotë

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English gote (a drain), from Old English *gote (drain, gutter), from Proto-Germanic *gutōn (gutter), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰeud- (to pour). Cognate with Dutch goot (a gutter, drain, gully), German Gosse (a gutter). Related to Old English gutt (gut, entrails), Old English ġēotan (to pour, pour forth, shed, gush, flow, flood, overwhelm, found, cast). More at gut, yote.

Noun[edit]

gote (plural gotes)

  1. A drain; sluice; ditch or gutter.
  2. (UK dialectal) A drainage pipe.
  3. (UK dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) A deep miry place.

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Verb[edit]

gote

  1. (archaic) singular past subjunctive of gieten

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

gote

  1. plural form of gota

Adjective[edit]

gote

  1. feminine plural of goto

Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Latin gutta.

Noun[edit]

gote f (oblique plural gotes, nominative singular gote, nominative plural gotes)

  1. drop (of liquid)

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