Pate

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Pate

  1. An island in Kenya.
  2. A surname​.

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German pate, bate, from Medieval Latin pāter spīrituālis. Compare Middle Low German pāde, Old High German pate (godmother), Middle High German pfetter (from Old High German pfetiro (godfather)). Related to German Pfetter.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /paːtə/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːtə

Noun[edit]

Pate m (genitive Paten, plural Paten, female Patin) (All inflected forms are Paten.)

  1. godfather

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