ponton

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French

Noun[edit]

ponton (plural pontons)

  1. Alternative form of pontoon.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for “ponton” in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

ponton

  1. accusative singular of ponto

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French ponton, from Latin pontōnem, singular accusative of pontō (ferryboat), from pōns (bridge); equivalent to pont +‎ -on.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɔ̃.tɔ̃/
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Noun[edit]

ponton m (plural pontons)

  1. (military) pontoon
  2. (nautical) pontoon (floating structure supporting a bridge or dock)
  3. (nautical) pontoon (the boat)

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈponton]
  • Hyphenation: pon‧ton

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

ponton (plural pontonok)

  1. pontoon, a floating structure supporting a bridge or dock
  2. (military) pontoon, a flat-bottomed boat used as a support for a temporary bridge
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative ponton pontonok
accusative pontont pontonokat
dative pontonnak pontonoknak
instrumental pontonnal pontonokkal
causal-final pontonért pontonokért
translative pontonná pontonokká
terminative pontonig pontonokig
essive-formal pontonként pontonokként
essive-modal
inessive pontonban pontonokban
superessive pontonon pontonokon
adessive pontonnál pontonoknál
illative pontonba pontonokba
sublative pontonra pontonokra
allative pontonhoz pontonokhoz
elative pontonból pontonokból
delative pontonról pontonokról
ablative pontontól pontonoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
pontoné pontonoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
pontonéi pontonokéi
Possessive forms of ponton
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. pontonom pontonjaim
2nd person sing. pontonod pontonjaid
3rd person sing. pontonja pontonjai
1st person plural pontonunk pontonjaink
2nd person plural pontonotok pontonjaitok
3rd person plural pontonjuk pontonjaik
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

pont +‎ -on

Noun[edit]

ponton

  1. superessive singular of pont

Further reading[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French ponton.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ponton m inan (diminutive pontonik)

  1. (nautical) raft, dinghy (small inflatable boat)
  2. pontoon (floating structure)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

noun
adjective

Related terms[edit]

noun
adjective

Further reading[edit]

  • ponton in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • ponton in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French ponton.

Noun[edit]

ponton n (plural pontoane)

  1. pontoon

Declension[edit]