See also: Balon, balón, balön, bałon, and Bałon

CebuanoEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (General Cebuano) IPA(key): /ˈbaˌl̪on̪/
  • (Cebu) IPA(key): /ˈbaʊ̯n̪/
  • (Surigaonon) IPA(key): /ˈbaˌjon̪/
  • (Leyte, Boholano) IPA(key): /ˈbaˌl̪on̪/
  • Rhymes: -on̪, -aʊ̯n̪
  • Hyphenation: ba‧lon

NounEdit

balon

  1. money, food, or other provisions taken to school, work, or on a journey
  2. lunch money or pocket money

VerbEdit

balon

  1. to bring or carry money, food or other provisions
  2. to learn a lesson or heed an advice before or during a journey

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:balon.


EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

balon

  1. accusative singular of balo

FriulianEdit

NounEdit

balon m

  1. football

IlocanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *balun.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbalun/, [ˈbalon]
  • Hyphenation: bá‧lon

NounEdit

bálon

  1. provisions; food, money or supplies brought on a journey or outside home.

Derived termsEdit


IndonesianEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch ballon, from French ballon, from northern Italian balone, ballone (standard Italian pallone).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈbalɔn]
  • Hyphenation: ba‧lon

NounEdit

balon (plural balon-balon, first-person possessive balonku, second-person possessive balonmu, third-person possessive balonnya)

  1. ballon
    1. An inflatable buoyant object, often (but not necessarily) round and flexible.
    2. Such an object as a child’s toy or party decoration.
  2. (figuratively) news
    Synonym: kabar

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Unknown (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈbalɔn]
  • Hyphenation: ba‧lon

NounEdit

balon (plural balon-balon, first-person possessive balonku, second-person possessive balonmu, third-person possessive balonnya)

  1. prostitute, whore
    Synonyms: ayam kampung, bondon, bunga latar, bunga raya, cabo, cocor merah, gendak, gongli, gula-gula, hostes, jalang, jobong, kembang latar, kupu-kupu malam, lanji, loki, loktong, lonte, lucah, moler, munci, nyamikan, pandiang, pekcun, pekerja seks komersial, pelacur, penghibur, perek, perempuan geladak, perempuan jahat, perempuan jalang, perempuan lucah, perempuan sundal, perempuan tunasusila, pinang muda, pramunikmat, pramuria, sundal, tunasusila, wanita binal, wanita tunasusila, gigolo, kayu-kayu

Etymology 3Edit

Blend of bakal +‎ calon

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈbalɔn]
  • Hyphenation: ba‧lon

NounEdit

balon (plural balon-balon, first-person possessive balonku, second-person possessive balonmu, third-person possessive balonnya)

  1. candidate

Further readingEdit


Northern KurdishEdit

NounEdit

balon m

  1. balloon

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French ballon, from Middle French ballon, from northern Italian balone, ballone.

NounEdit

balon m inan (diminutive balonik)

  1. balloon (inflatable and buoyant object)
  2. balloon (child's toy)
  3. balloon (inflatable object to transport people through the air)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • balon in Polish dictionaries at PWN

RomanianEdit

 
balon

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French ballon.

NounEdit

balon n (plural baloane)

  1. balloon (child’s toy)
  2. balloon; hot air balloon
  3. (sports) ball

DeclensionEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bǎloːn/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧lon

NounEdit

bàlōn m (Cyrillic spelling ба̀ло̄н)

  1. balloon

DeclensionEdit


TagalogEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /baˈlon/, [bɐˈlon]
  • Hyphenation: ba‧lón

NounEdit

balón

  1. well

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French ballon.

NounEdit

balon (definite accusative balonu, plural balonlar)

  1. balloon