Definition of lote in English:

lote

(also lot)

noun

  • The nettle tree Celtis australis; (in later use also) any tree of this genus. Compare lote-tree and "lotus". Now rare.

noun

rare
  • The burbot, Lota lota.

Origin

Late 15th century (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin lōtus and its etymon ancient Greek λωτός lotus<br>early 17th century; earliest use found in Randle Cotgrave (fl. 1587–?1630), lexicographer. Originally (i) from French lote, variant of lotte;.

Pronunciation

lote

/ləʊt/