belote

noun be·lote \bə-ˈlät\
variants: or

belotte

\bə-ˈlät\

Definition of belote

plural

-s

  1. :  a card game played with a 32-card pack similar to klaberjass and very popular in France

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Origin and Etymology of belote

borrowed from French belote, belotte, of uncertain origin The hypothesis that the game was named after a certain F. Belot, who supposedly perfected it, has not been confirmed.


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