Et definition

et
Frequency:
And.
conjunction
16
7
An extraterrestrial being, as in science fiction.
noun
15
6
Eastern Time.
abbreviation
11
6
And.
conjunction
13
9
symbol
7
3
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Eastern Time.
abbreviation
6
2
Little.

Islet, eaglet.

affix
5
1
Extraterrestrial.
abbreviation
4
2
Small.

Falconet.

suffix
3
1
Something worn on.

Labret.

suffix
3
1
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3
1
Et is Latin as is defined as "and."

An example of the use of et as a conjunction is in the saying "et. all" which means and others.

conjunction
1
0
(obsolete) And.
conjunction
1
0
(colloquial or dialectal) Simple past tense and past participle of eat.
verb
1
0
anagrams
1
0
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The ccTLD for Ethiopia as assigned by the IANA.
abbreviation
1
0
A particular drug used to treat cancer.
noun
1
0
Elapsed time.
abbreviation
3
3

Origin of et

  • ME -et < OFr -et, masc., -ete (Fr -ette), fem. < LL -itus, -ita

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • Middle English from Old French from Vulgar Latin -ittum

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • . + ISO 3166-1 country code for Ethiopia, et.

    From Wiktionary

  • From French et, in turn from Latin et

    From Wiktionary