See also: crypté

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably borrowed from Middle French cripte, from Latin crypta, from Ancient Greek κρυπτός (kruptós). Doublet of krocht, grot, and gruft.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkrɪp.tə/
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  • Hyphenation: cryp‧te
  • Rhymes: -ɪptə

NounEdit

crypte f (plural cryptes, diminutive cryptetje n)

  1. crypt
    Synonyms: krocht, graftombe

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin crypta, itself a borrowing from Ancient Greek κρυπτή (kruptḗ). Doublet of grotte, a borrowing from Italian.

NounEdit

crypte f (plural cryptes)

  1. a crypt

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

crypte

  1. first-person singular present indicative of crypter
  2. third-person singular present indicative of crypter
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of crypter
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of crypter
  5. second-person singular imperative of crypter

Further readingEdit