locket

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See also: Locket

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French loquet, from a diminutive of Anglo-Norman loc, itself from Old English loc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɑkɪt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɒkɪt

Noun[edit]

locket (plural lockets)

  1. A pendant that opens to reveal a space used for storing a photograph or other small item.
  2. (archaic) The upper metallic cap of a sword’s scabbard.
  3. A small white marking on a cat's coat.

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

locket

  1. second-person plural subjunctive I of locken

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

locket

  1. definite singular of lock