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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French haut (high).

AdjectiveEdit

haut (comparative more haut, superlative most haut)

  1. (obsolete) Haughty.
    • Milton
      nations proud and haut

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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

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CimbrianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German hūt, from Proto-Germanic *hūdiz, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kew-. Cognate with German Haut.

NounEdit

haut f

  1. skin

ReferencesEdit

  • Umberto Patuzzi, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar, Luserna: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

haut

  1. Nominative plural form of haku.

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French hault, from Old French haut, halt (high, tall, elevated), a conflation of Frankish *hauh, *hōh (high, tall, elevated) and Latin altus (high, raised, profound). Akin to Old High German hōh (high, tall, elevated). More at high, haughty.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

haut (feminine singular haute, masculine plural hauts, feminine plural hautes)

  1. high
  2. tall

AdverbEdit

haut

  1. high

NounEdit

haut m (plural hauts)

  1. top

Usage notesEdit

  • The aspirated, or Germanic, h precludes elision: la haute cuisine.

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GermanEdit

VerbEdit

haut

  1. Second-person plural present of hauen.
  2. Third-person singular present of hauen.
  3. Imperative plural of hauen.

HunsrikEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German hūt, from Proto-Germanic *hūdiz, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kew-. Cognate with German Haut.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

haut

  1. skin; hide
    • 2008, Ursula Wiesemann, Contribuição ao desenvolvimento de uma ortografia da língua Hunsrik falada na América do Sul, Associação Internacional de Lingüística – SIL Brasil, page 30:
      praut, kaul, haut – noiva, cavalo, pele
      bride, horse, skin – bride, horse, skin
      (note: the words right of the hyphen are in Portuguese)
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LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

haut (not comparable)

  1. Alternative spelling of haud

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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Old High German *hiudu, northern variant of hiutu, though the vocalism is irregular. Similar forms exist in many Moselle Franconian dialects alongside regular forms. Cognate with German heute.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

haut

  1. today

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NormanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French hault, haut, halt (high, tall, elevated), a conflation of Frankish *hauh, *hōh (high, tall, elevated) and Latin altus (high, raised, profound).

AdjectiveEdit

haut m

  1. (Jersey) high
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Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

haut ? (plural hauts)

  1. (Jersey) school shark (Galeorhinus galeus)
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Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a conflation of Latin altus (high, tall) and Frankish *hauh, *hōh (high, tall, elevated).

PronunciationEdit

  • Early Old French: IPA(key): /haɫt/
  • Old French: IPA(key): /hawt/
  • Late Old French: IPA(key): /aw(t)/

AdjectiveEdit

haut m (oblique and nominative feminine singular haute)

  1. high (elevated)

AdverbEdit

haut

  1. high

DescendantsEdit