KJV Dictionary Definition: pate


PATE, n.

1. The head, or rather the top of the head; applied to persons, it is now used in contempt or ridicule.

2. The skin of a calf's head.

3. In fortification, a kind of platform resembling what is called a horse shoe.


PA'TED, a. In composition, having a pate; as long-pated, cunning; shallow-pated, having weak intellect.