emmet

noun em·met \ ˈe-mət \

Definition of emmet

chiefly dialectal
: ant

Origin and Etymology of emmet

Middle English emete, from Old English æmette ant — more at ant


Emmet

biographical name Em·met \ ˈe-mət \

Definition of Emmet

Robert 1778–1803 Irish nationalist and rebel

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