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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French angelot, Late Latin angelotus.

NounEdit

angelot (plural angelots)

  1. (obsolete) A French gold coin of the reign of Louis XI, bearing the image of St. Michael; also, a piece coined at Paris by the English under Henry VI.
  2. (obsolete) An old musical instrument of the lute kind.
    • Robert Browning
      For elegance, he strung the angelot,
      Made rhymes thereto []
  3. (obsolete) A sort of small, rich cheese, made in Normandy.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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 angelot in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

angelus +‎ -ot

NounEdit

angelot m (plural angelots)

  1. small angel

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