piton

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See also: Piton, pitón, píton, pîton, and Pitoń

English[edit]

ring piton

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French piton (nail).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

piton (plural pitons)

  1. (climbing) A spike, wedge, or peg that is driven into a rock or ice surface as a support (as for a mountain climber).
    Coordinate terms: nut, chockstone, chock
    Hyponyms: bong, bugaboo, knifeblade, RURP

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

piton (third-person singular simple present pitons, present participle pitoning, simple past and past participle pitoned)

  1. (climbing) To put pitons into a rock/ice to facilitate climbing.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Occitan pitt- +‎ -on.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

piton m (plural pitons)

  1. nail (metal object)
    Synonym: clou
  2. spike, pick (especially for mountaineering)

Descendants[edit]

  • English: piton
  • Portuguese: pitão
  • Romanian: piton

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From scientific Latin python, from Ancient Greek Πύθων (Púthōn), the name of the mythological enormous serpent at Delphi slain by Apollo[1], from Πῡθώ (Pūthṓ), the early name of Delphi, from πυθώ (puthṓ, to rot, to decay).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ ˈpiton]
  • Hyphenation: pi‧ton
  • Rhymes: -on

Noun[edit]

piton (plural pitonok)

  1. python (constricting snake)
    Synonym: óriáskígyó

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative piton pitonok
accusative pitont pitonokat
dative pitonnak pitonoknak
instrumental pitonnal pitonokkal
causal-final pitonért pitonokért
translative pitonná pitonokká
terminative pitonig pitonokig
essive-formal pitonként pitonokként
essive-modal
inessive pitonban pitonokban
superessive pitonon pitonokon
adessive pitonnál pitonoknál
illative pitonba pitonokba
sublative pitonra pitonokra
allative pitonhoz pitonokhoz
elative pitonból pitonokból
delative pitonról pitonokról
ablative pitontól pitonoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
pitoné pitonoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
pitonéi pitonokéi
Possessive forms of piton
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. pitonom pitonjaim
2nd person sing. pitonod pitonjaid
3rd person sing. pitonja pitonjai
1st person plural pitonunk pitonjaink
2nd person plural pitonotok pitonjaitok
3rd person plural pitonjuk pitonjaik

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tótfalusi, István. Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára (’A Storehouse of Foreign Words: an explanatory and etymological dictionary of foreign words’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2005. →ISBN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French python.

Noun[edit]

piton m (plural pitoni)

  1. python
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from French piton.

Noun[edit]

piton n (plural pitoane)

  1. piton (spike, wedge, or peg driven into a rock or ice surface as a support (as for a mountain climber))
Declension[edit]

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Πύθων (Púthōn).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pǐtoːn/
  • Hyphenation: pi‧ton

Proper noun[edit]

pìtōn m (Cyrillic spelling пѝто̄н)

  1. python (constricting snake)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • piton” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pitọ̑n m anim

  1. python (constricting snake)

Inflection[edit]

Masculine anim., hard o-stem
nom. sing. pitón
gen. sing. pitóna
singular dual plural
nominative pitón pitóna pitóni
accusative pitóna pitóna pitóne
genitive pitóna pitónov pitónov
dative pitónu pitónoma pitónom
locative pitónu pitónih pitónih
instrumental pitónom pitónoma pitóni

Further reading[edit]

  • piton”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French python.

Noun[edit]

piton (definite accusative pitonu, plural pitonlar)

  1. python (constricting snake)

Venetian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

piton m (plural pitoni)

  1. turkey