haut

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French.

Adjective[edit]

haut (comparative more haut, superlative most haut)

  1. (obsolete) Haughty.
    • Nations proud and haut. — Milton.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

haut

  1. plural form of haku

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French haut, from Old French haut, halt (high, tall, elevated), a conflation of Frankish *hauh, *hōh (high, tall, elevated) and Latin altus (high, raised, profound). Akin to Old High German hōh (high, tall, elevated). More at high, haughty.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

haut m (feminine haute, masculine plural hauts, feminine plural hautes)

  1. high
  2. tall

Adverb[edit]

haut

  1. high

Noun[edit]

haut m (plural hauts)

  1. top

Usage notes[edit]

  • The aspirated, or Germanic, h precludes elision: la haute cuisine.

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German[edit]

Verb[edit]

haut

  1. Second-person plural present of hauen.
  2. Third-person singular present of hauen.
  3. Imperative plural of hauen.

Hunsrik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Haut (hide, skin), from Old High German hūt, from Proto-Germanic *hūdiz, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)keu-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

haut

  1. skin; hide
    • 2008, Ursula Wiesemann, Contribuição ao desenvolvimento de uma ortografia da língua Hunsrik falada na América do Sul, Associação Internacional de Lingüística – SIL Brasil, page 30:
      praut, kaul, haut – noiva, cavalo, pele
      bride, horse, skin – bride, horse, skin
      (note: the words right of the hyphen are in Portuguese)


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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French haut, halt (high, tall, elevated), a conflation of a Germanic word and Latin altus (high, raised, profound).

Adjective[edit]

haut m (feminine haute, masculine plural hauts, feminine plural hautes)

  1. high

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

haut (not comparable)

  1. Alternative spelling of haud.

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German hiutu. Cognate with German heute.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

haut

  1. today

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Old French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

haut m (feminine haute)

  1. high (elevated)

Adverb[edit]

haut

  1. high