lote

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See also: LOTE, Lote, and löte

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English loten, lotien, from Old English *lotian, a variant (influenced by Old English lot (fraud; deceit)) of lutian (to lie hid; be concealed; lurk; skulk; be latent), from Proto-Germanic *lutōną (to conceal; hide; lurk). Cognate with Gothic 𐌻𐌿𐍄𐍉𐌽 (lutōn, to deceive).

Verb[edit]

lote (third-person singular simple present lotes, present participle loting, simple past and past participle loted)

  1. (intransitive, archaic) To lurk; lie hidden
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin lotus, from Ancient Greek λωτός (lōtós, lotus). Doublet of lotus.

Noun[edit]

lote (plural lotes)

  1. A large tree (Celtis australis), the European nettle tree, found in the south of Europe. It has a hard wood, and bears a cherry-like fruit.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for lote in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

lote

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of loten

French[edit]

lote

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lɔt/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

lote f (plural lotes)

  1. burbot (a freshwater fish: Lota lota)

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin lucta, from Latin luctor.

Noun[edit]

lote f (plural lotis)

  1. fight, struggle
  2. conflict
  3. wrestling

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested since circa 1750. From Proto-Germanic *hlutą (lot, share), either through Suevic or through Old French lot.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lote m (plural lotes)

  1. a quantity of things or persons
    morreu un lote de homes construíndo a presaa lot of men died during the construction of the dam
    Synonym: fato
  2. set, group
  3. faggot, bundle
    Synonym: feixe
  4. lot, share
    Synonyms: partilla, sorte
  5. (production) batch

References[edit]

  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1983–1991) , “lote”, in Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico (in Spanish), Madrid: Gredos, →ISBN

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

lōte

  1. vocative singular of lōtus

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

lote

  1. past participle of lyta

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hlutą (lot, share), either through Suevic or through Old French lot.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lote m (plural lotes)

  1. lot
  2. plot (of land)
  3. batch

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French lot.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lote m (plural lotes)

  1. lot (chance assignment)
  2. lot, claim
  3. plot (of land)
  4. (production) batch
  5. (informatics) batch

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Swahili[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lote

  1. Ji class inflected form of -ote.
  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1983–1991) , “lote”, in Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico (in Spanish), Madrid: Gredos, →ISBN