maillot

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French maillot (shirt, leotard).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /mæˈjoʊ/
    • (file)

Noun[edit]

maillot (plural maillots)

  1. A one-piece swimsuit (for women)
  2. A leotard or tights of stretchable jersey fabric, generally worn by dancers and gymnasts.

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French maillot (shirt, leotard).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: mail‧lot
  • Rhymes: -oː

Noun[edit]

maillot n or m (plural maillots, diminutive maillotje n)

  1. maillot

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French mailloel, from maille.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maillot m (plural maillots)

  1. vest
  2. leotard (of a dancer); shirt, jersey (of a footballer); singlet (of a runner, of a basketball player)
  3. bikini line
  4. (historical) swaddling clothes

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Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: maillot
  • English: maillot
  • Hijazi Arabic: مايوه(māyō)
  • Spanish: maillot

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French maillot.

Noun[edit]

maillot m (plural maillots)

  1. jersey

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