jeton

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See also: Jeton and ĵeton

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed 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]

Borrowed from French jeton.

Noun[edit]

jeton c (singular definite jetonen, plural indefinite jetoner)

  1. game piece, game token

Declension[edit]

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Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

jeton

  1. accusative singular of jeto

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From jeter +‎ -on.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jeton m (plural jetons)

  1. a game chip or token, a counter
  2. (Africa) a coin
  3. a Scrabble tile

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: getó
  • English: jeton
  • Hebrew: ז'יטון(jiton)
  • Italian: gettone
  • Louisiana Creole French: jetnée
  • Persian: ژتون(žeton)
  • Polish: żeton
  • Romanian: jeton
  • Russian: жетон (žeton)
  • Swedish: jetong
  • Turkish: jeton

Further reading[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French jeton.

Noun[edit]

jeton n (plural jetoane)

  1. token

Declension[edit]

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French jeton.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʒeˈton/
  • Hyphenation: je‧ton

Noun[edit]

jeton (definite accusative jetonu, plural jetonlar)

  1. chip, token, jeton