jeton

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See also: Jeton and ĵeton

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French jeton.

Noun[edit]

jeton (plural jetons)

  1. A counter or token.
    • 1978, Lawrence Durrell, Livia, Faber & Faber 1992 (Avignon Quintet), p. 490:
      The girl took a jeton and was given a fresh towel which she draped over her arm like a waiter.

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French jeton.

Noun[edit]

jeton c ( singular definite jetonen, plural indefinite jetoner)

  1. game piece, game token

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Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

jeton sg

  1. accusative singular of jeto

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb jeter

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jeton m (plural jetons)

  1. A game chip or token.
  2. A Scrabble tile.

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