carter

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See also: Carter, càrter, cárter, and čarter

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English carter, cartere, cartare, equivalent to cart +‎ -er. Merged with Middle English careter, caretier (coachman, charioteer, a surname), from Anglo-Norman careter (compare French charretier).

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carter (plural carters)

  1. A person who transports a load on a cart that is drawn by a beast of burden.
  2. A fish, the whiff or Marysole.

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Catalan[edit]

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carta +‎ -er.

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carter m (plural carters, feminine cartera)

  1. postman, letter carrier
  2. (card games) reserve (remaining cards not dealt out)

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French[edit]

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carter m (plural carters)

  1. housing (of an engine)

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carter

  1. to verify a person's age etc by inspecting his identity card
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Gallo[edit]

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(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

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carter

  1. (transitive) to fold (laundry)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English charter, from Middle English charter, chartre, from Old French chartre, from Latin chartula (diminutive of charta).

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carter

  1. to charter: to lease or hire something by charter.
    Synonym: sewa

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Italian[edit]

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carter m (invariable)

  1. chain guard (on a bicycle or motorcycle)
  2. oil sump (in a car)

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carter m

  1. indefinite plural of carte

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