See also: Coton

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian cotone, from Arabic قُطُن(quṭun), variants of Arabic قُطْن(quṭn); see cotton for more.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kɔ.tɔ̃/
  • (file)

NounEdit

coton m (plural cotons)

  1. cotton (material)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


Zacatlán-Ahuacatlán-Tepetzintla NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish cotón, from French coton, from Italian cotone, from Arabic قُطُن(quṭun).

Compare Highland Puebla Nahuatl coto̱n, Morelos Nahuatl koton, Tetelcingo Nahuatl icotu.

NounEdit

coton

  1. Shirt.

ReferencesEdit

  • Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., “Tlen ica se motlaquentia”, in Pequeño diccionario ilustrado: Náhuatl de los municipios de Zacatlán, Tepetzintla y Ahuacatlán[1], segunda edición edition, Tlalpan, D.F. México: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., 2006, page 19