pone

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Anglo-Norman pone and its source, Late Latin pone, from Latin pōne, imperative form of pōnere (to place).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pone (plural pones)

  1. (law, historical) A writ in law used by the superior courts to remove cases from inferior courts.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Powhatan apones, appoans (bread), from Proto-Algonquian *apwa·n (thing which has been baked or roasted), whence also Abenaki abôn (bread).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pone (plural pones)

  1. (Southern US) A baked or fried cornbread (bread made of cornmeal), often made without milk or eggs.
    • 1967, William Styron, The Confessions of Nat Turner, Vintage 2004, page 11:
      ‘Maybe you could fetch me just a little piece of pone,’ I said, pleading, thinking: Big talk will fetch you nothing but nigger talk might work.
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Etymology 3[edit]

Unknown

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pone (plural pones)

  1. (card games, chiefly US) The last player to bet or play in turn.

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Interlingua[edit]

Verb[edit]

pone

  1. present of poner
  2. imperative of poner

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

póne, /ˈpone/, /"pone/

Verb[edit]

pone

  1. third-person singular indicative present of porre

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From post + *-ne.

Preposition[edit]

pōne + accusative

  1. behind; in the rear of

Adverb[edit]

pōne (not comparable)

  1. after, back, behind, in the rear

Verb[edit]

pōne

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of pōnō

References[edit]

  • pone in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

pone m (oblique plural pones, nominative singular pones, nominative plural pone)

  1. pone (type of writ)
    Uncore demaundoms jugement de la variaunce entre le original e le pone
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

pone

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of poner.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of poner.