See also: Mont, Mont., and mønt

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French mont.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mɒn/, /mɒ̃(n)/
  • (file)
  • Homophones: mon, monts

NounEdit

mont (plural monts)

  1. mount; mountain.

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Antillean CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French montre.

NounEdit

mont

  1. watch; clock

BretonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Suppletive verb; verbal noun from Proto-Brythonic *monetu (compare Welsh mynd, Cornish mones), verbal noun of Proto-Celtic *mon-ī- (compare Middle Irish muinithir (goes around)), from Proto-Indo-European *menH- (compare Umbrian menes (will come), Lithuanian mìnti (to trample, scutch)). Indicative forms from Proto-Celtic *ageti (to drive) (compare Old Irish aigid), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eǵ- (compare Latin agō). The forms in el- are from Proto-Celtic *ɸel- (to approach, drive), from Proto-Indo-European *pelh₂- (compare Latin pellō (strike, drive), Epic Greek πίλναμαι (pílnamai, approach).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mont

  1. (intransitive) to go

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan, from Latin montem, accusative of mōns, from Proto-Indo-European *men- (mountain).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mont m (plural monts)

  1. mount, mountain

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French mont, from Latin montem, accusative of mōns, from Proto-Indo-European *men- (mountain).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mont m (plural monts)

  1. (Used in certain geographic names) mountain, mount, mont
  2. (In the plural) the Alps.

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FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin montem, accusative of mōns.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

mont m (plural monts)

  1. mountain, mount

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IcelandicEdit

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mont n (genitive singular monts, no plural)

  1. boasting, bragging
  2. conceit, arrogance

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  • monta (to boast, to brag)
  • montinn (boastful; conceited, arrogant)

LadinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin montem, accusative of mōns.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

mont m (plural monts)

  1. mountain, mount

LombardEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mons. Cognates include Italian monte and French mont.

NounEdit

mont m

  1. mountain

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch munt, from Proto-Germanic *munþaz.

NounEdit

mont m

  1. mouth (opening in the head)

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: mond
    • Afrikaans: mond
    • Javindo: mon
    • Negerhollands: mond, mon, mun, mont
      • Virgin Islands Creole: mon, mout (dated)
    • Skepi Creole Dutch: mont
  • Limburgish: móndj

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Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

mont

  1. Alternative form of mount

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French mont, from Latin montem, accusative of mōns.

NounEdit

mont m (plural monts)

  1. (Jersey, geography) hill

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OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan, from Latin montem, accusative of mōns.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

mont m

  1. mount

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Old FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin montem, accusative of mōns. Doublet with montaigne.

NounEdit

mont m (oblique plural monz or montz, nominative singular monz or montz, nominative plural mont)

  1. mountain
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See monde

NounEdit

mont m (oblique plural monz or montz, nominative singular monz or montz, nominative plural mont)

  1. Alternative form of monde

Old SpanishEdit

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mont m (plural montes)

  1. Apocopic form of monte; a mountain or hill.
    • c. 1200: Almerich, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 18r.
      Fue el dia ṫcero al alba dela man. ¬ vinẏerȯ truenos ¬ relȧpagos ¬ nuf grȧt ſobrel mȯt.
      It was the early morning of the third day, and there came thunder and flashes of lightning and a great cloud upon the mountain.

PiedmonteseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mont m

  1. mount, mountain