bonde

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish bondæ, from Old Norse bóndi.

Noun[edit]

bonde c (singular definite bonden, plural indefinite bønder)

  1. farmer
  2. peasant
  3. countryman
  4. (chess) pawn
  5. (card games) jack, knave

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See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Danish · skakbrikken (skak + brikken) (layout · text)
♟ ♞ ♝ ♜ ♛ ♚
bonde springer løber tårn dronning konge

Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

bonde

  1. (archaic) singular past subjunctive of binden

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Gaulish *bunda

Noun[edit]

bonde f ‎(plural bondes)

  1. a plug, a bung

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse búandi, bóndi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bonde m ‎(definite singular bonden, indefinite plural bønder, definite plural bøndene)

  1. farmer
  2. (chess) pawn

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse búandi, bóndi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bonde m (definite singular bonden; indefinite plural bønder; definite plural bøndene)

  1. farmer
    Talet på bønder har gått ned.
    The number of farmers has gone down.
  2. (chess) pawn

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English bond. The tramway sense is said to have originated from coupons sold as transport tickets which looked liked bonds issued at the time[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bonde m (plural bondes)

  1. (economics) bond
  2. (Brazil) tramway, streetcar, cable car

References[edit]

  1. ^ “TRAMWAY - ETIMOLOGIA”[1], retrieved March 23, 2015

Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

bonde (ma class, plural mabonde)

  1. valley (elongated depression between hills or mountains)

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bóndi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bonde c

  1. farmer
  2. (chess) pawn

Declension[edit]

Inflection of bonde
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bonde bonden bönder bönderna
Genitive bondes bondens bönders böndernas

See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Swedish · schackpjäser (schack + pjäser) (layout · text)
♟ ♞ ♝ ♜ ♛ ♚
bonde springare, häst löpare torn drottning, dam kung