spon

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See also: Spon, spón, spön, and şpon

Czech[edit]

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Noun[edit]

spon f

  1. genitive plural of spona

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /spɔn/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: spon
  • Rhymes: -ɔn

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch spont, from Italian spunta, from Latin expunctum.

Noun[edit]

spon f (plural sponnen, diminutive sponnetje n)

  1. A bung.
  2. (obsolete) A bunghole.
    Synonym: spongat
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

spon

  1. singular past indicative of spinnen

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

spon

  1. Alternative form of spone

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse spánn, spónn, from Proto-Germanic *spēnuz. Akin to English spoon.

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Noun[edit]

spon m (definite singular sponen, indefinite plural sponar, definite plural sponane)

  1. a chip, shaving
  2. a wooden spoon

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *spānu, from Proto-Germanic *spēnuz, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)peh₂-.

Noun[edit]

spōn m or f

  1. chip, shaving

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(when masculine)

(when feminine)

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