piton

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

French piton (nail)

Noun[edit]

piton (plural pitons)

  1. a spike, wedge, or peg that is driven into a rock or ice surface as a support (as for a mountain climber)

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

piton (third-person singular simple present pitons, present participle pitoning, simple past and past participle pitoned)

  1. (climbing) to put pitons into a rock/ice to facilitate climbing

See also[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

piton m (plural pitons)

  1. nail (metal object)
  2. spike, pick (especially for mountaineering)

Anagrams[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

Noun[edit]

piton

  1. python (constricting snake)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Πύθων (Puthōn).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pǐtoːn/
  • Hyphenation: pi‧ton

Proper noun[edit]

pìtōn m (Cyrillic spelling пѝто̄н)

  1. python (constricting snake)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • piton” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Noun[edit]

piton m anim (??? please provide the genitive!, ??? please provide the nominative plural!)

  1. python (constricting snake)

Turkish[edit]

piton

Etymology[edit]

From French python.

Noun[edit]

piton (definite accusative pitonu, plural pitonlar)

  1. python (constricting snake)

Venetian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

piton m (plural pitoni)

  1. turkey