- (in prescriptions) four.
Origin of quat.
From the Latin word quattuor
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Examples from the Web for quat
The words are often associated, as And quat for luue and quat for age, GE 3632.
But, Dan,—I say, could ye no contrive to get quat o' thae English?The Three Perils of Man, Vol. 1 (of 3)
They seem to our ears indeed to have "quat their roaring play."Recreations of Christopher North, Volume 2
Quat oget nu at for-bode o wold, GE 324, what now was the import of that prohibition; And vndernam him at it agte awold, id.
There it is, sir—Im blythe to be quat of it; pitch it from ye furder than I can see.The House on the Moor, v. 1/3