bant

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See also: bánt

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of banter.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bant (uncountable)

  1. (slang) Clipping of banter.

See also[edit]


Cimbrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German want, from Old High German want, from Proto-Germanic *wanduz (rod, stick; barrier made of sticks, fence). Cognate with German Wand, Dutch wand, Icelandic vendi.

Noun[edit]

bant f (plural bèntar) (Sette Comuni)

  1. wall, partition
    De bénte zeint de innanten maurn bon hòizarn.
    The partitions are the inner walls of houses.
  2. twelve fathoms

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • “bant” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑnt

Verb[edit]

bant

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of bannen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of bannen

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

bant

  1. past participle of bane (Etymology 3)

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From i bant (to (the) hollow/valley).

Adverb[edit]

bant

  1. (South Wales, colloquial) away, off
    Gyrrodd e bant heb ddweud gair
    He drove away / off, without saying a word
    Synonym: i ffwrdd
  2. (South Wales, colloquial) off (not in an operating state)
    Ydy'r cyfrifiadur bant?
    Is the computer off?
    Synonym: i ffwrdd
    Antonym: ymlaen

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

As bant is already the soft mutation of pant, it cannot be further mutated.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

bant

  1. Nasal mutation of pant.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
pant bant mhant phant
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.