ponte

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See also: Ponte, pónte, and ponté

Asturian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pōns, pōntem.

Noun[edit]

ponte f (plural pontes)

  1. bridge

Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

ponte

  1. font

French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Nominalized form of an old past participle of pondre.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ponte f (plural pontes)

  1. laying of eggs[2]
  2. laying season[2]
    Synonym: pondaison

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ponte m (plural pontes)

  1. "punter (cards)"[3]

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

ponte

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ponter

Etymology 4[edit]

Verb[edit]

ponte

  1. third-person singular present indicative of ponter

Etymology 5[edit]

Verb[edit]

ponte

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of ponter

Etymology 6[edit]

Verb[edit]

ponte

  1. third-person singular present subjunctive of ponter

Etymology 7[edit]

Verb[edit]

ponte

  1. second-person singular imperative of ponter

References[edit]

  1. ^ ponte” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
  2. 2.0 2.1 [1].
  3. ^ [2].

Further reading[edit]


Galician[edit]

Ponte (bridge) over the Navia river

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese ponte, from Latin pōns.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔnte̝/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

ponte f (plural pontes)

  1. bridge
  2. (nautical) bridge; the deck from which a ship is controlled
  3. the crossbeam of a yoke
  4. long weekend; a day which falls between two work-free days (holidays or weekend days), on which leave is preferred

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • ponte” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • ponte” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • ponte” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • ponte” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • ponte” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Interlingua[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ponte (plural pontes)

  1. bridge

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pontem, accusative case of pōns. Compare French pont, Romanian punte, Romansch punt, Spanish puente.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpon.te/, [ˈpon̪t̪e]
  • (file)
  • Stress: pónte
  • Hyphenation: pon‧te

Noun[edit]

ponte m (plural ponti)

  1. bridge (structure)
  2. deck (nautical and aviation)
  3. long weekend; a day which falls between two work-free days (holidays or weekend days), on which leave is preferred

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See pontus

Noun[edit]

ponte

  1. vocative singular of pontus

Etymology 2[edit]

See pons

Noun[edit]

ponte

  1. ablative singular of pons

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ponte, from Latin pons, pontis, from Proto-Indo-European *pónteh₁s (path, road), from *pent- (path).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ponte f (plural pontes)

  1. bridge (construction or natural feature that spans a divide)
  2. (medicine) bypass (a passage created around a damaged organ)
  3. (figuratively) bridge (anything that connects separate things)
  4. long weekend; a day which falls between two work-free days (holidays or weekend days), on which leave is preferred

Synonyms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

ponte

  1. Compound of the informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of poner, pon and the pronoun te.