Origin of lote
First recorded in 1500–10, lote is from the Latin word lōtus
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Examples from the Web for lote
Neither Captain Lote nor his wife had read anything of the kind in the papers.
Captain Lote watched him for a moment and then put on his own.
Captain Lote was not in the habit of taking his women-folks on his voyages with him.
Captain Lote's temper was boiling now, contradiction was its worst provocative.
Captain Lote was the first to speak after ratification of the contract.
Word Origin and History for lote
1510s, anglicized form of lotus.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper