- Present participle of gazette.
Variant of gazette
- a newspaper: now used mainly in some newspaper titles
- Brit. any of various official publications containing announcements and bulletins
Origin of gazetteFrench ; from Italian gazzetta ; from dialect, dialectal (Venetian) gazeta, a small coin, price of the newspaper, origin, originally , probably diminutive of Classical Latin gaza, treasure ; from Classical Greek ; from Persian the royal treasure