motte

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See also: Motte, mõtte, mötte, and møtte

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Anglo-Norman/Old French motte (mound, hillock).

Noun[edit]

motte (plural mottes)

  1. A raised earth mound, often topped with a wooden or stone structure and surrounded with a ditch.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms.

Noun[edit]

motte (plural mottes)

  1. Alternative form of mott

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

motte ? (plural mottes, diminutive mottetje n)

  1. a raised earth mound, often topped with a wooden or stone structure and surrounded with a ditch

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

motte f (plural mottes)

  1. motte (mound of earth)
  2. clod, lump of earth
  3. block (of butter)
  4. (colloquial) (pubic) mound, mons veneris

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German[edit]

Verb[edit]

motte

  1. First-person singular present of motten.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of motten.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of motten.
  4. Imperative singular of motten.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

motte

  1. Rōmaji transcription of もって