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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

avocat (plural avocats)

  1. An advocate, a lawyer

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin advocātus. Compare the inherited past participle avoué.

NounEdit

avocat m (plural avocats)

  1. (law) lawyer; attorney

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Spanish aguacate, from Classical Nahuatl āhuacatl. Influenced by confusion with Spanish abogado (lawyer).

NounEdit

avocat m (plural avocats)

  1. avocado

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LadinEdit

NounEdit

avocat m (plural avocac)

  1. lawyer, solicitor
  2. advocate

LatinEdit

NormanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin advocātus (advocate).

NounEdit

avocat m (plural avocats)

  1. (Jersey) advocate
  2. (Jersey, law) barrister
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from French avocat, from Spanish aguacate, from Classical Nahuatl āhuacatl. Influenced by confusion with Spanish abogado (lawyer).

NounEdit

avocat m (plural avocats)

  1. (Jersey) avocado
Derived termsEdit

OccitanEdit

NounEdit

avocat m (plural avocats)

  1. lawyer, attorney
  2. avocado

PiedmonteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin advocātus (advocate)

NounEdit

avocat m

  1. lawyer

RomanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French avocat, Latin advocatus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

avocat m (plural avocați, feminine equivalent avocată)

  1. (law) lawyer, attorney, barrister

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