stond

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

For stand.

Noun[edit]

stond (plural stonds)

  1. (obsolete) stop; halt; hindrance
    • 1625, Francis Bacon, Of Studies
      Nay, there is no stond or impediment in the wit but may be wrought out by fit studies; like as diseases of the body may have appropriate exercises.
  2. (obsolete) A stand; a post; a station.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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 stond in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch stonde, from Old Dutch stunda (time, while), from Proto-Germanic *stundō (time, while). More at stound. Cognate with German Stunde

Noun[edit]

stond f (plural stonden, diminutive stondje n)

  1. time; point in time, moment
  2. age, epoch
  3. hour
Synonyms[edit]
  • (chronology): uur
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Etymology 2[edit]

See staan.

Verb[edit]

stond

  1. singular past indicative of staan