See also: bánt

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of banter.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bant (uncountable)

  1. (slang) Clipping of banter.

See alsoEdit


CimbrianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German want, from Old High German want, from Proto-Germanic *wanduz (rod, stick; barrier made of sticks, fence). Cognate with German Wand, Dutch wand, Icelandic vendi.

NounEdit

bant f (plural bèntar) (Sette Comuni)

  1. wall, partition
    De bénte zeint de innanten maurn bon hòizarn.
    The partitions are the inner walls of houses.
  2. twelve fathoms

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “bant” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso, Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo, 1974

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑnt

VerbEdit

bant

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of bannen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of bannen

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

bant

  1. past participle of bane (Etymology 3)

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From i bant (to (the) hollow/valley).

AdverbEdit

bant

  1. (South Wales, colloquial) away, off
    Gyrrodd e bant heb ddweud gair
    He drove away / off, without saying a word
    Synonym: i ffwrdd
  2. (South Wales, colloquial) off (not in an operating state)
    Ydy'r cyfrifiadur bant?
    Is the computer off?
    Synonym: i ffwrdd
    Antonym: ymlaen

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

As bant is already the soft mutation of pant, it cannot be further mutated.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

bant

  1. Soft mutation of pant.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
pant bant mhant phant
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.