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EtymologyEdit

From Old French butin, probably from Middle Low German būte

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /by.tɛ̃/
  • (file)

NounEdit

butin m (plural butins)

  1. loot, booty (the proceeds of theft, robbery etc., swag, contraband)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German būte, būten, biute.

NounEdit

butin m (oblique plural butins, nominative singular butins, nominative plural butin)

  1. booty; loot; swag

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (butin, supplement)

VenetianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

butin m (plural butini)

  1. child