See also: minēt and mīnēt

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EtymologyEdit

From min-, playful or endearing name for a cat, +‎ -et. The first element is comparable to Provençal mino, as well as French minou, minon, minette, all of expressive origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mi.nɛ/
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NounEdit

minet m (plural minets, feminine minette)

  1. kitty; puss or pussy (cat)
  2. adolescent male, kid
  3. twink

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VerbEdit

minet

  1. third-person singular present active subjunctive of minō