variants or less commonly cabri or cabrie or cabrit
or cabret
plural -s

Word History


Louisiana French cabri, from French, kid, from Old Provençal cabrit, from Late Latin capritus, from Latin capr-, caper goat

First Known Use

1805, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cabree was in 1805

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“Cabree.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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