Caddie


Caddie
 Im Idealfall ein konditionsstarker Butler, der die Schläger schleppt. In Amerika wird Caddie mit einem 'y' (also caddy) geschrieben. Warum das so ist, kann kein Mensch sagen. Auf Englisch ist ein 'caddy' ein 'Teetöpfchen'.

Golf lexikon . 2014.

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  • caddie — [kad′ē] n. [Scot form of Fr cadet: see CADET] 1. Obs. an errand boy 2. a person who attends a golfer, carrying the clubs, finding the balls, etc. 3. a small, two wheeled cart, as for carrying golf bags vi. caddied, caddying to act as a caddie …   English World dictionary

  • Caddie — Cad die, n. [Written also {caddy}, {cadie}, {cady}, and {cawdy}.] [See {Cadet}.] 1. A cadet. [Obs. Scot.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. A lad; young fellow. [Scot.] Burns. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 3. One who does errands or other odd jobs. [Scot.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • caddie — /ˈkɛddi, ingl. ˈkædɪ/ s. m. e f. inv. (nel golf) portabastoni …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

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