Otto

[ot-oh; German awt-oh]
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for ottos

Historical Examples of ottos

  • First dissolve the ottos in the spirit, then add the rose-water.

    The Art of Perfumery

    G. W. Septimus Piesse

  • Not waiting for any protest she might have, Aldous slipped back through the door and took the path up to the Ottos'.

    The Hunted Woman

    James Oliver Curwood

  • "You see it isn't much of a task for me to move," he said, as they turned back in the direction of the Ottos'.

    The Hunted Woman

    James Oliver Curwood

  • The Ottos emulate Charlemagne in their zeal for literature and for fine works of art, but their attainment is slighter.

  • Leo points out that the granting of exemptions to the north Italian cities came from the Ottos.


British Dictionary definitions for ottos

otto

noun
  1. another name for attar

Otto

noun
  1. Rudolf (ˈruːdɔlf). 1869–1937, German theologian: his best-known work is The Idea of the Holy (1923)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012