gote

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See also: Gote, göte, gotë, and Göte

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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 *ǵʰewd- (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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gote

  1. (archaic) singular past subjunctive of gieten

Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gutta.

Noun[edit]

gote f (plural gutis)

  1. drop

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

gote f

  1. plural of gota

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gote

  1. feminine plural of goto

Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English gāt, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from a substrate language.

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Noun[edit]

gote (plural gotes or gete)

  1. goat (especially a female)
  2. The meat or flesh of goats
  3. A chamois or antelope
  4. A lustful individual; lust as a concept
  5. (astrology) Capricorn

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Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin gutta.

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

  1. drop (of liquid)

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