Billett

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Variant of Billet.

Proper noun[edit]

Billett (countable and uncountable, plural Billetts)

  1. A surname​.
  2. An unincorporated community in Lawrence County, Illinois, United States.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Billett is the 36154th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 620 individuals. Billett is most common among White (92.74%) individuals.

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German[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French billet.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Germany) IPA(key): /bɪlˈjɛt/
  • (Austria) IPA(key): /biˈjeː/, /bɪˈlɛt/, /biˈjɛt/
  • (Switzerland) IPA(key): /ˈbɪlɛt/, /biˈleːt/, /biˈlɛt/
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Noun[edit]

Billett n (genitive Billetts or Billettes, plural Billetts or Billette)

  1. (current in Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg, archaic in Austria, dated elsewhere) ticket (for a train, plane or other means of transportation)
    Synonyms: Fahrkarte, Ticket, Fahrausweis, Fahrschein
    ein Billett zweiter Klasse für die Hin- und Rückreise
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  2. (current in Switzerland, archaic in Austria, dated elsewhere) ticket (for a concert, show, etc.)
    Synonyms: Einlasskarte, Eintrittskarte, Ticket
    ein Billett vorbestellen
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)
  3. (Switzerland, informal) driving licence
    Synonyms: Fahrerlaubnis, Führerschein, (informal) Lappen, (Austria) Lenkerberechtigung, Führerausweis, (South Tyrol) Patent, Fahrausweis, (Switzerland) Führerausweis
  4. (archaic outside Austria) a brief piece of writing; a short informal letter; billet
    Synonyms: Briefchen, Zettel
  5. (archaic outside Austria) correspondance card, greeting card
    Synonyms: Briefkarte, Glückwunschkarte

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