cotte

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French cotte, from Old French cote, Latin cotta, Proto-Germanic *kuttô.

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Noun[edit]

cotte f (plural cottes)

  1. (historical) coat, tunic
  2. (archaic) petticoat
  3. overalls

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cotte

  1. feminine plural of cotto

Noun[edit]

cotte f pl

  1. plural of cotta

Norman[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French cotte (outer garment with sleeves), from Latin cotta, from Proto-Germanic *kuttô, *kuttǭ (cowl, woolen cloth, coat).

Noun[edit]

cotte f (plural cottes)

  1. (Guernsey) coat

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

cotte f (plural cottes)

  1. (Jersey) pigsty
  2. (Jersey) cave
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Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin cotta, Proto-Germanic *kuttô.

Noun[edit]

cotte f (oblique plural cottes, nominative singular cotte, nominative plural cottes)

  1. overshirt, tunic

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