EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Anglo-Norman oint, Middle French oint, past participle of oindre, from Latin unguere.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

oint (third-person singular simple present oints, present participle ointing, simple past and past participle ointed)

  1. (now rare, poetic) To anoint.

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present participle of oir, possibly corresponding to Latin audiēns, audientem.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

oint

  1. present participle of oir

NounEdit

oint

  1. (archaic) hearer

SynonymsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French oint, from Old French oint, from Latin unctus.

VerbEdit

oint m (feminine singular ointe, masculine plural oints, feminine plural ointes)

  1. past participle of oindre

Old FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin unctus.

VerbEdit

oint

  1. past participle of oindre

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle French: oint

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin unctum.

NounEdit

oint m (oblique plural oinz or ointz, nominative singular oinz or ointz, nominative plural oint)

  1. lard; fat; grease
  2. ointment

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