carotte

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See also: carotté and cârotte

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French

Noun[edit]

carotte ‎(plural carottes)

  1. A cylindrical roll of tobacco.
    a carotte of perique

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin carōta, from Ancient Greek κᾰρωτόν(karōtón).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

carotte f ‎(plural carottes)

  1. carrot
  2. The red sign outside a tabac or bar-tabac

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Interlingue[edit]

Noun[edit]

carotte

  1. carrot

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

1393 garroite, 1538 carote, 1564 carotte. Borrowing from Latin carota[1].

Noun[edit]

carotte f (plural carottes)

  1. carrot (vegetable)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ carotte” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
  • carotte on Dictionnaire du Moyen Français (1330-1500) (in French)
  • (fr) Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (carotte, supplement)