basson

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French basson.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɑˈsɔn/
  • Hyphenation: bas‧son
  • Rhymes: -ɔn

Noun[edit]

basson m (plural bassons)

  1. (uncommon) bassoon
    Synonyms: fagot

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

basson

  1. Genitive singular form of basso.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian bassone, from basso (bass) + augmentative suffix -one.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

basson m (plural bassons)

  1. bassoon (musical instrument in the woodwind family)

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French basson.

Noun[edit]

basson m (plural bassons)

  1. (Jersey) bassoon

Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈpɑsːon/

Verb[edit]

basson

  1. first-person singular imperative of bassit