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See also: Ponto and pónto

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EsperantoEdit

 
Esperanto Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia eo

EtymologyEdit

From French pont.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈponto/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pon‧to

NounEdit

ponto (accusative singular ponton, plural pontoj, accusative plural pontojn)

  1. bridge
    La ponto estis konstruita super la rivero.
    The bridge was built over the river.

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Esperanto ponto, from French pont, Italian ponte, Spanish puente, ultimately from Latin pontem, accusative singular of pōns, from Proto-Indo-European *pónteh₁s, from *pent-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpon.to/, /ˈpɔn.tɔ/

NounEdit

ponto (plural ponti)

  1. bridge; culvert; gangplank, gangway

Derived termsEdit


IstriotEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pōns, pontem.

NounEdit

ponto m

  1. bridge

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin pontus, from Ancient Greek πόντος (póntos).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔn.to/, [ˈpɔn̪t̪o]
  • Rhymes: -ɔnto
  • Hyphenation: pòn‧to

NounEdit

ponto m (plural ponti)

  1. (literary) sea
    Synonyms: mare, pelago (literary)

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From pōns (bridge).

NounEdit

pontō m (genitive pontōnis); third declension

  1. ferryboat
  2. a floating bridge or pontoon
InflectionEdit

Third declension i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pontō pontōnēs
Genitive pontōnis pontōnium
Dative pontōnī pontōnibus
Accusative pontōnem pontōnēs
Ablative pontōne pontōnibus
Vocative pontō pontōnēs
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

pontō

  1. dative singular of pontus
  2. ablative singular of pontus

ReferencesEdit

  • ponto in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ponto in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ponto in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • ponto in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

OroqenEdit

NounEdit

ponto

  1. deer

ReferencesEdit

  • Li, Fengxiang and Lindsay J. Whaley, Oroqen vocabulary, in Martin Haspelmath & Uri Tadmor (editors), World Loanword Database, Munich: Max Planck Digital Library (2009)

PortugueseEdit

 
Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese ponto, from Latin punctum (point), from pungō (I prick, puncture, punch).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ponto m (plural pontos)

  1. point (location or place)
  2. point (unit of scoring)
    • 1888, José Maria de Eça de Queiroz, Os Maias: Episódios da Vida Romântica[1], Porto: Livraria Internacional de Ernesto Chardron, →ISBN:
      E em triumpho, aos pulos, contou elle mesmo os sessenta e oito pontos que Carlos perdia.
      And in triumph, jumping, he counted himself the sixty-eight points Carl had lost.
  3. point (topic of discussion)
    • 1888, José Maria de Eça de Queiroz, Os Maias: Episódios da Vida Romântica[2], Porto: Livraria Internacional de Ernesto Chardron, →ISBN:
      —Vamos ao ponto essencial... Quanto quer o snr. Palma por me dizer quem lhe encommendou o artigo da Corneta?
      Let’s get to the point... how much does Mr. Palma want for telling me who ordered the Corneta article?
  4. point (particular moment in an event)
  5. (economics) point (unit used to express differences in prices of stocks and shares)
  6. (geometry) point (zero-dimensional object)
  7. dot (small spot)
    • 1888, José Maria de Eça de Queiroz, Os Maias: Episódios da Vida Romântica[3], Porto: Livraria Internacional de Ernesto Chardron, →ISBN:
      Alencar deu um olhar á severa frontaria de convento, adormecida, sem um ponto de luz.
      Alencar looked at the sombre façade of the convent, asleep, without a dot of light.
  8. (typography) dot or tittle of a character
  9. (grammar) full stop
  10. (sewing) stitch (single pass of a needle in sewing or suture)
  11. a register of the time each employee arrives and leaves his workplace
  12. a machine or device which logs the time each employee arrives and leaves his workplace
  13. a specific value in a scale
    ponto crítico
    critical point
  14. (cooking) neither well done nor rare
  15. a location where passengers wait for a bus or taxi
  16. a unit of measurement of TV audience

QuotationsEdit

For more examples of usage of this term, see Citations:ponto.

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SpanishEdit

NounEdit

ponto m (plural pontos)

  1. (poetic) sea; seas