bette

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See also: Bette and Betté

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bēta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bette f (plural bettes)

  1. chard (vegetable)
    Synonym: blette
  2. beet plant
  3. (Quebec, regional) beet, beetroot (vegetable)

Usage notes[edit]

  • The most common popular and commercial term for the vegetable in Quebec, as elsewhere, is betterave.

Further reading[edit]

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bette

  1. inflection of betten:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Mayo[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bette

  1. heavy

References[edit]

  • Collard, Howard; Collard, Elisabeth Scott (1984) Castellano-mayo, mayo-castellano (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas Mariano Silva y Aceves; 6)‎[1] (in Spanish), third edition, México, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, pages 82, 121

Middle English[edit]

Adverb[edit]

bette

  1. Alternative form of bet

Adjective[edit]

bette

  1. Alternative form of bet

Noun[edit]

bette

  1. Alternative form of bet

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bēta.

Noun[edit]

bette f (plural bettes)

  1. (Jersey) spinach