See also: Jeton and ĵeton

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French jeton.

NounEdit

jeton (plural jetons)

  1. A counter or token.
    • 1978, Lawrence Durrell, Livia, Faber & Faber 1992 (Avignon Quintet), p. 490:
      The girl took a jeton and was given a fresh towel which she draped over her arm like a waiter.

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French jeton.

NounEdit

jeton c (singular definite jetonen, plural indefinite jetoner)

  1. game piece, game token

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

jeton

  1. accusative singular of jeto

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From jeter +‎ -on.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jeton m (plural jetons)

  1. A game chip or token, a counter
  2. A Scrabble tile.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: jeton
  • Italian: gettone
  • Louisiana Creole French: jetnée
  • Persian: ژتون(žeton)
  • Russian: жетон (žeton)
  • Hebrew: ז'יטון(jiton)

Further readingEdit