Pone meaning

pōn
In various card games, the player to the right of the dealer or, in two-handed games, the player who is not the dealer.
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The definition of a pone is a small loaf or cake made of corn.

An example of a pone is a tiny oval loaf of cornbread.

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(card games, chiefly US) The last player to bet or play in turn.
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Such a loaf or cake.
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See pwn.
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(law, historical) A writ in law used by the superior courts to remove cases from inferior courts.
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(southern US) A baked or fried cornbread (bread made of cornmeal), often made without milk or eggs.
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Bread or cake, esp. corn bread, in the form of small, oval loaves.
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Origin of pone

  • Virginia Algonquian poan, appoans cornbread
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Anglo-Norman pone and its source, Late Latin pone, from Latin pōne, imperative form of pōnere (“to place").
    From Wiktionary
  • From Powhatan apones, appoans (“bread"). Compare Abenaki abôn (“bread").
    From Wiktionary
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    From Wiktionary