Last modified on 16 December 2014, at 16:02

lunt

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch lont.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lunt (plural lunts)

  1. A slow-burning match or torch.
    • 1969, Robert Nye, Tales I Told My Mother,
      Bent down and saw I was right. A lunt up the bugger’s nose. A lunt? said Doctor Copper. Almost as long as your left forefinger, yes, said his visitor. Still burning.
  2. Smoke with flames, especially from a pipe.

DanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lunt

  1. neuter form of lun

IngrianEdit

NounEdit

lunt

  1. partitive singular of lumi