a small shelter for domestic animals (as sheep or pigeons)
A small structure built to contain domesticated animals such as sheep, pigs or pigeons.
Origin: From the cote, the feminine form of cot "small house." Cognate to Dutch kot.
a cottage or hut
a shed, shelter, or inclosure for small domestic animals, as for sheep or doves
to go side by side with; hence, to pass by; to outrun and get before; as, a dog cotes a hare
Origin: [See Quote.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kōt, n. a cot: a place for animals, as dove-cote or dove-cot, sheep-cote. [A.S. cote. Cf. Cot (1).]
kōt, v.t. to pass by: to outstrip, leave behind. [Der. obscure; perh. conn. with Coast.]
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The numerical value of cote in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of cote in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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