See also: cățel

Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See Modern English chattel.

NounEdit

catel

  1. Property, as distinguished from rent or income.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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


Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

catel m (oblique plural cateaus or cateax or catiaus or catiax or catels, nominative singular cateaus or cateax or catiaus or catiax or catels, nominative plural catel)

  1. (Anglo-Norman, Old Northern French) Alternative form of chatel