EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English yoten, yeten (to pour), from Old English ġēotan (to pour), from Proto-West Germanic *geutan, from Proto-Germanic *geutaną (to pour), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰewd- (to pour).

Cognate with Saterland Frisian joote (to pour), West Frisian jitte (to pour), Dutch gieten (to pour), German gießen (to pour), Danish gyde (to pour). Related to gush, geyser.

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VerbEdit

yote (third-person singular simple present yotes, present participle yoting, simple past and past participle yoted)

  1. (UK dialectal) To pour water on; pour in.
  2. (archaic or dialectal) To steep.
    • Chapman (Can we date this quote?)
      My fowls, which well enough
      I, as before, found feeding at their trough
      Their yoted wheat.
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Etymology 2Edit

From coyote.

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NounEdit

yote (plural yotes)

  1. Abbreviation of coyote.

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

yote

  1. simple past tense of yeet

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AdjectiveEdit

yote

  1. Mi class inflected form of -ote.
  2. Ma class inflected form of -ote.
  3. N class inflected form of -ote (singular only).