chevroter etymology

French word chevroter comes from French -oter, French chèvre (Goat cheese (US), goat's cheese (UK). She-goat.)

Detailed word origin of chevroter

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-oter French (fra) (colloquial) Forming verbs from other verbs, with a diminutive or frequentative sense.
chèvre French (fra) Goat cheese (US), goat's cheese (UK). She-goat.
chevroter French (fra) (ambitransitive) to bleat. (intransitive, of the voice) to quaver.

Words with the same origin as chevroter

Descendants of -oter
baisoter chevrotant chipoter clapoter clignoter crachoter gigoter papoter picoter siffloter suçoter toussoter vivoter
Descendants of chèvre
chevreau chevrette chevrier chevrotain