spons

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

spons c ‎(plural sponsen or sponzen, diminutive sponsje n)

  1. sponge

Indonesian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

spons

  1. sponge (piece of porous material used for washing)


This Indonesian entry was created from the translations listed at sponge. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see spons in the Indonesian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) December 2008

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly connected with Latin spondeō (thus a pledging of one's self to a thing; hence, opp. to external necessity or inducement, of free will, of one's own accord).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

spōns f ‎(genitive spontis); third declension

  1. free will, accord, impulse, motion

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular
nominative spōns
genitive spontis
dative spontī
accusative spontem
ablative sponte
vocative spōns

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • spons” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.