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or gîte

  1. a furnished vacation home in France that is available for rental, especially in a rural setting.
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Historical Examples of gite

  • Nares shews that gite is used once by Fairfax, and thrice by Gascoigne.

    Chaucer's Works, Volume 5 (of 7) -- Notes to the Canterbury Tales

    Geoffrey Chaucer

British Dictionary definitions for gite


  1. a self-catering holiday cottage for let in France
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Word Origin for gîte

C20: French
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