ampte

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

ampte

  1. plural of amp

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English ǣmette, from Proto-West Germanic *āmaitijā.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈampt(ə)/, /ˈɛmpt(ə)/, /ˈant(ə)/, /ˈam(ə)t(ə)/, /ˈɛm(ə)t(ə)/

Noun[edit]

ampte (plural ampten or amptes)

  1. An ant; a formicid.
  2. (rare) A mantid.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: ant, emmet
  • Scots: emmot, emott, imat
  • Yola: emothee

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