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See also: Lafayette and LaFayette



lafayette (plural lafayettes)

  1. The dollarfish.
  2. A market fish, the goody or spot (Leiostomus xanthurus), of the southern coast of the United States.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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