cabree

noun
ca·​bree
variants: or less commonly cabri or cabrie or cabrit \ kəˈbrē , ˈkabrē \ or cabret \ ˈkabrē \
plural -s

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First Known Use of cabree

1805, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cabree

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

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“Cabree.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cabree. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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