Cates vs Yates - What's the difference?

cates | yates |


As a noun cates

is (archaic) provisions; food; viands; especially, luxurious food; delicacies; dainties.

As a proper noun yates is

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cates

English

Noun

(en-plural noun)
  • (archaic) Provisions; food; viands; especially, luxurious food; delicacies; dainties.
  • * (Shakespeare)
  • * Churchill
  • Cates for which Apicius could not pay.
  • * Robert Browning
  • Choicest cates and the flagon's best spilth.
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    yates

    English

    Noun

    (head)
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