motte

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See also: Motte, mõtte, and møtte

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French motte (mound, hillcock).

Noun[edit]

motte (plural mottes)

  1. a raised earth mound, often topped with a wooden or stone structure and surrounded with a ditch
  2. (US, dialect) A clump of trees in a prairie.

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Noun[edit]

motte ? (plural mottes, diminutive mottetje n)

  1. a raised earth mound, often topped with a wooden or stone structure and surrounded with a ditch

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French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

motte f (plural mottes)

  1. motte
  2. clod, lump of earth
  3. block (of butter)
  4. (colloquial) (pubic) mound, mons veneris

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motte

  1. rōmaji reading of もって