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Meaning of LAFAYETTE

Pronunciation:  `lafee'et

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a university town in west central Indiana on the Wabash River
  2. [n]  a town in south central Louisiana; settled by Acadians
  3. [n]  French soldier who served under George Washington in the American Revolution (1757-1834)
 

LAFAYETTE is a 9 letter word that starts with L.

 

 Synonyms: La Fayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette
 
 See Also: Hoosier State, IN, Indiana, LA, Louisiana, Pelican State, soldier, town

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\La`fa`yette"\, n. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) The dollar fish.
(b) A market fish, the goody, or spot ({Liostomus
    xanthurus}), of the southern coast of the United States.

 

 

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