Learn the French Word Un Pote

The informal French noun un pote, pronounced "puht", means buddy, chum, or mate. Generally, it means "friend", but a close friend that you spend a lot of time with. Explore more about this word below.

Examples

Je sors avec mes potes ce soir.
I'm going out with my mates tonight.

Salut mon pote!
Hi, buddy!

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Lawless, Laura K. "Learn the French Word Un Pote." ThoughtCo, Jun. 9, 2017, thoughtco.com/un-pote-vocabulary-1372417. Lawless, Laura K. (2017, June 9). Learn the French Word Un Pote. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/un-pote-vocabulary-1372417 Lawless, Laura K. "Learn the French Word Un Pote." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/un-pote-vocabulary-1372417 (accessed January 16, 2018).