stond

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

For stand.

NounEdit

stond (plural stonds)

  1. (obsolete) stop; halt; hindrance
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?)
  2. (obsolete) A stand; a post; a station.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Spenser to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch stonde, from Old Dutch stunda (time, while), from Proto-Germanic *stundō (time, while). More at stound. Cognate with German Stunde

NounEdit

stond f (plural stonden, diminutive stondje n)

  1. time; point in time, moment
  2. age, epoch
  3. hour
SynonymsEdit
  • (chronology): uur

Etymology 2Edit

See staan.

VerbEdit

stond

  1. singular past indicative of staan
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