aligot

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French aligot.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /æ.li.ɡoʊ/, /ɑ.li.ɡoʊ/

Noun[edit]

aligot (uncountable)

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  1. A dish traditionally made in the south of Auvergne from melted Tomme cheese blended into mashed potatoes, often with garlic.
    • 2007 January 3, Florence Fabricant, “From Banker to Baker in TriBeCa”, in New York Times[1]:
      Now, Marie de Livinhac, a company in the Auvergne region, is making a dehydrated aligot mix that requires only crème fraîche, water and five minutes’ time.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

àliga +‎ -ot

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

aligot m (plural aligots)

  1. buzzard
  2. axillary sea bream (Pagellus acarne)
  3. aligot (a potato and cheese dish from Auvergne, France)

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Occitan alicouot. Etymology obscure; possibly from Latin aliquid.

Alternative theory derives it from Old French harigoter, from Frankish *harjōn, from Proto-Germanic *harjōną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aligot m (plural aligots)

  1. aligot (a potato and cheese dish from Auvergne)

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

aligot m (uncountable)

  1. aligot (a potato and cheese dish from Auvergne)

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from French aligot.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aliˈɡo/, [a.liˈɣ̞o]

Noun[edit]

aligot m (uncountable)

  1. aligot (a potato and cheese dish from Auvergne)

Usage notes[edit]

According to Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) prescriptions, unadapted foreign words should be written in italics in a text printed in roman type, and vice versa, and in quotation marks in a manuscript text or when italics are not available. In practice, this RAE prescription is not always followed.