jonc

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin iuncus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jonc m (plural joncs)

  1. (botany) rush, bulrush
  2. cane, rattan
  3. trim (of a car)
  4. bangle, ring
  5. (slang) gold, object made of gold
  6. (slang, dated) dick (penis)

Further reading[edit]


Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch jung, from Proto-Germanic *jungaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁n̥ḱós.

Adjective[edit]

jonc

  1. young
    Antonyms: out
  2. (in the superlative) most recent

Inflection[edit]

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • jonc (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • jonc (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929