Yote meaning

(archaic or dialectal) To steep.

My fowls, which well enough / I, as before, found feeding at their trough / Their yoted wheat. — Chapman.

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(UK dialectal) To pour water on; pour in.
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Origin of yote

  • From Middle English yoten, yeten (“to pour”), from Old English ġēotan (“to pour”), from Proto-Germanic *geutaną (“to pour”), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰew-, *ǵʰōw- (“to pour”). Cognate with Dutch gieten (“to pour”), German gießen (“to pour”), Danish gyde (“to pour”). Related to gush, geyser.

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