ponton etymology

French word ponton comes from French pont ((dentistry, Canada) bridge. Bridge. Deck.), French -on

Detailed word origin of ponton

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
pont French (fra) (dentistry, Canada) bridge. Bridge. Deck.
-on French (fra) Forming diminutives of things, including some animals.. Indicating origin or occupation. (physics, and, biology) -on.
ponton French (fra) (military) pontoon. (nautical) pontoon (floating structure supporting a bridge or dock). (nautical) pontoon (the boat).

Words with the same origin as ponton

Descendants of -on
bouillon bûcheron canon chaton chiffon cordon cornichon crayon feuilleton forgeron jeton maillon médaillon ourson paillasson peloton pognon poisson raton rayon réveillon saucisson torchon tourbillon