gote

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See also: Gote, göte, gőte, and gotë

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English gote ‎(a drain), from Old English *gote ‎(drain, gutter), from Proto-Germanic *gutōn ‎(gutter), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰeud- ‎(to pour). Cognate with Dutch goot ‎(a gutter, drain, gully), German Gosse ‎(a gutter). Related to Old English gutt ‎(gut, entrails), Old English ġēotan ‎(to pour, pour forth, shed, gush, flow, flood, overwhelm, found, cast). More at gut, yote.

Noun[edit]

gote ‎(plural gotes)

  1. A drain; sluice; ditch or gutter.
  2. (Britain dialectal) A drainage pipe.
  3. (Britain dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) A deep miry place.

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Verb[edit]

gote

  1. (archaic) singular past subjunctive of gieten

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

gote f

  1. plural of gota

Adjective[edit]

gote

  1. feminine plural of goto

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Etymology[edit]

Latin gutta.

Noun[edit]

gote f ‎(oblique plural gotes, nominative singular gote, nominative plural gotes)

  1. drop (of liquid)

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