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English

Etymology

From Old French poete < [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] poēta (poet, author) < Ancient Greek ποιητής (poiētēs), creator, maker, author, poet), from ποιέω (poieō), I make, compose) < PIE *kʷoywo- (making) < base kʷwey- (to make).

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Noun

Singular
poet

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  1. a person who writes poems

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Dutch

Noun

poet c.

  1. loot, stolen money

Swedish

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poet c.

  1. poet

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