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bacon Explained

bacon at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['beıkən]

bacon at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

c.1330, "meat from the back and sides of a pig" (originally either fresh or cured), from O.Fr. bacon, from P.Gmc. *bakkon "back meat" (cf. O.H.G. bahho, O.Du. baken "bacon"). Slang phrase bring home the bacon first recorded 1908. ///

Bacon at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

Francis (1909-92) an Irish artist who is famous for painting people and animals in twisted shapes with dark, strong colours//
Sir Francis (1561-1626) an English politician, philosopher, and writer//

bacon at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

S3 n [U] [Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French; Origin: , from an ancient Germanic word meaning 'back']//
1 salted or smoked meat from the back or sides of a pig, often served in narrow thin pieces: --bacon and eggs// rasher of bacon BrE (=piece of bacon) //
2 bring home the bacon: informal to provide enough money to support your family// save sb's bacon at save1 (11)//

bacon at Danish => English Of Explained:

ation

bacon at Danish => English Of Explained:

Aix-l

bacon at Norwegian => English Of Explained:

remi

bacon at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

25 Moby Thesaurus words for "bacon":
butt, chitterlings, cochon de lait, cracklings, fat back, flitch,
gammon, ham, ham steak, haslet, headcheese, jambon, jambonneau,
lard, picnic ham, pieds de cochon, pig, pork, porkpie, salt pork,
side of bacon, small ham, sowbelly, suckling pig, trotters

bacon at Danish => English Of Explained:

gencija za

Bacon at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Bacon \Ba"con\, n. [OF. bacon, fr. OHG. bacho, bahho, flitch of
bacon, ham; akin to E. back. Cf. Back the back side.]
The back and sides of a pig salted and smoked; formerly, the
flesh of a pig salted or fresh.

{Bacon beetle} (Zo["o]l.), a beetle ({Dermestes lardarius})
which, especially in the larval state, feeds upon bacon,
woolens, furs, etc. See {Dermestes}.

{To save one's bacon}, to save one's self or property from
harm or less. [Colloq.]

bacon at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

bacon
n 1: back and sides of a hog salted and dried or smoked; usually
sliced thin and fried
2: English scientist and Franciscan monk who stressed the
importance of experimentation; first showed that air is
required for combustion and first used lenses to correct
vision (1220-1292) [syn: {Roger Bacon}]
3: English statesman and philosopher; precursor of British
empiricism; advocated inductive reasoning (1561-1626)
[syn: {Francis Bacon}, {Sir Francis Bacon}, {Baron Verulam},
{1st Baron Verulam}, {Viscount St. Albans}]

bacon at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » bacón|Bacon

English

Inter: slim-wikipedia » Bacon (disambiguation)

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » enm Inter: term » bacon||meat from the back and sides of a pig|lang=enm, from Inter: etyl » xno Inter: term » bacon|lang=xno, Inter: term » bacun|lang=xno||ham, flitch, strip of lard, from Old Low Inter: etyl » frk Inter: recons » bakō||ham, flitch|lang=frk, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|en Inter: recons » bakô|lang=gem-pro, Inter: recons » bakkô||back|lang=gem-pro, from Inter: etyl » ine-pro|en Inter: recons » bhAg-||back, buttocks|lang=ine-pro. Cognate with Inter: etyl » goh|- Inter: term » bahho|lang=goh, Inter: term » bacho||back, ham, side of bacon|lang=goh (compare Inter: etyl » gsw|- Inter: term » Bache|lang=gsw, Inter: term » Bachen|lang=gsw), Inter: etyl » osx|- Inter: term » baco||back|lang=osx, Inter: etyl » nl|- Inter: term » bake||side of bacon, ham|lang=nl, Inter: etyl » ang|- Inter: term » bæc||back|lang=ang. More at Inter: l » en|back.

Pronunciation

* Inter: enPR » bā'kən, Inter: IPA » /ˈbeɪkən/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"beIk@n/
  • Inter: rhymes » eɪkən

    Noun

    Inter: en-noun » -|s

  • Cured meat from the sides, belly{{,}} or back of a pig.
    1. Thin slices of the above in long strips.

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » Cut of meat from a pig ham, pork

      Derived terms

      Inter: rel-top » Terms derived from bacon

  • a good voice to beg bacon
  • bacon and cabbage
  • bacon fed
  • bacon-faced
  • bacon grease
  • bacon rind
  • bacony
  • back bacon
  • bring home the bacon

  • Inter: rel-mi » d
    • Canadian bacon
    • cottage bacon
    • get the bacon bad
    • peameal bacon
    • Irish bacon
    • save someone's bacon
    • side bacon
    • streaky bacon


    Inter: rel-botto » m

    Related terms

    * back

    Descendants

    * Finnish: pekoni

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » cut of meat
  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|باكون|m|tr=bākūn|sc=Arab, Inter: t- » ar|بيكون|m|tr=baykūn|sc=Arab
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|բեկոն|tr=bekon|sc=Armn
  • Belarusian: Inter: t- » be|бекон|m|tr=bekón|sc=Cyrl
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|бекон|m|tr=bekon|sc=Cyrl
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|cansalada|f
  • Chinese:
  • : Cantonese: 煙肉 (yìn.yu̿k)
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|熏鹹肉|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|熏咸肉|tr=xūn xiánròu|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|培根|tr=péigēn|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|熏肉|tr=xūnròu|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|鹹肉|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|咸肉|tr=xiánròu|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|slanina|f
  • Danish: Inter: t- » da|flæsk|n
  • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|bacon|m
  • Esperanto: Inter: t+ » eo|lardo
  • Estonian: Inter: t+ » et|peekon
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|kylki
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|lardon|m
  • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|ბეკონი|tr=bekoni|sc=Geor
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Speck|m
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|μπέικον|n|tr=béikon
  • Hindi: Inter: t- » hi|बेकन|tr=bekan|sc=Deva
  • Icelandic: Inter: t+ » is|flesk|n, Inter: t+ » is|beikon|n
  • Ido: Inter: t+ » io|lardo
  • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|bagún|m
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|pancetta|f
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|ベーコン|tr=bēkon
  • Korean: Inter: t- » ko|베이컨|tr=beikeon|sc=Kore

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Latin: Inter: t- » la|laridum
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|сланина|f|tr=slánina|sc=Cyrl
    • Maltese: bejken
    • Navajo: Inter: tø » nv|bisóodi, Inter: tø » nv|bisóodi bitsįʼ niheeshchʼiizhígíí
    • Norwegian:
    • : Bokmål: (Inter: t- » nb|røykt) Inter: t- » nb|flesk|n, Inter: t+ » nb|bacon|n
    • : Nynorsk: (Inter: t- » nn|røykt) Inter: t- » nn|flesk|n, Inter: t- » nn|bacon|n
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|boczek|m, Inter: t+ » pl|bekon|m
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|toucinho, Inter: t+ » pt|bacon|m
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|bacon|n, Inter: t+ » ro|slănină|f, Inter: t- » ro|lard
    • Romansch: Inter: t- » rm|charnpiertg|f
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|бекон|m|tr=bekón, Inter: t+ » ru|ветчина|f|tr=vetčiná|sc=Cyrl Inter: qualifier » ham
    • Scottish Gaelic: feòil-mhuice {{f}}
    • Serbo-Croatian:
    • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|сланина|f
    • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|slanina|f
    • Slovak: Inter: t- » sk|slanina|f
    • Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|slanina|f
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|tocino|m, Inter: qualifier » Cuba|Spain beicon {{m}}, Inter: qualifier » Colombia|Dominican Republic|Venezuela tocineta {{f}}, Inter: qualifier » Argentina|Uruguay panceta ahumada {{f}}, Inter: t+ » es|bacón|m
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|bacon|n
    • Turkish: Inter: t- » tr|domuz pastırması
    • Ukrainian: Inter: t+ » uk|бекон|m|tr=bekón|sc=Cyrl
    • Volapük: Inter: t+ » vo|pined, Inter: qualifier » pig Inter: t- » vo|svinapined, Inter: qualifier » cattle Inter: t- » vo|bubapined
    • Welsh: Inter: t+ » cy|cig moch


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » thin slice of pork
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|бекон
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|pekoni
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|μπέικον|n|tr=béikon
    • Norwegian:
    • : Bokmål: Inter: t+ » nb|bacon|n
    • : Nynorsk: Inter: t- » nn|bacon|n


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|tocino|m
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|jambon

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * gammon
    • guanciale
    • hock
    • pancetta
    • green, in the sense of unsmoked
    • smoked
    • hog
    • porcine
    • rasher
    • sow
    • swine
    • Inter: pedialit » e


    Category: Category:en:Meats -
    Category: Category:en:Pigs -

    French

    Etymology

    1899, "thin, smoked lard", from Inter: etyl » en|fr Inter: term » bacon|lang=en, from Inter: etyl » enm|fr Inter: term » bacon||meat from the back and sides of a pig|lang=enm, from Inter: etyl » fro|fr Inter: term » bacon|lang=fro, Inter: term » bacun|lang=fro||ham, strip of lard, from Inter: etyl » frk|fr Inter: recons » bakkō||lang=frk, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|fr Inter: recons » bakō|lang=gem-pro, Inter: recons » bakan|lang=gem-pro, Inter: recons » bakaz||back|lang=gem-pro, from Inter: etyl » ine-pro|fr Inter: recons » bhAg-||back, buttocks|lang=ine-pro. Cognate with Inter: etyl » goh|- Inter: term » bahho|lang=goh, Inter: term » bacho||back, ham, side of bacon|lang=goh|tr={{etyl|gsw|- Inter: term » Bache|lang=gsw, Inter: term » Bachen|lang=gsw}}, Inter: etyl » osx|- Inter: term » baco||back|lang=osx, Inter: etyl » nl|- Inter: term » bake||side of bacon, ham|lang=nl, Inter: etyl » ang|- Inter: term » bæc||back|lang=ang. More at Inter: l » en|back.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /be.kɔn/|/be.kœn/|lang=fr
    • Inter: audio » Fr-Paris--bacon.ogg|audio (France, Paris)
    • Inter: audio » Fr-Paris--bacon--2.ogg|audio (France, Paris)
    • Inter: audio » Fr-Normandie-bacon.ogg|audio (France, Normandie)

      Noun

      Inter: fr-noun » m|pl=-


  • Inter: l » en|bacon

  • Category: Category:fr:Meats -

    Norwegian Bokmål

    Etymology

    Inter: borrowing » en|bacon|lang=nb

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /beːkən/|/bæjkən/|lang=nb, Inter: X-SAMPA » /be:k@n/|/b{jk@n/|lang=nb
    • Inter: rhymes » eːkən|æjkən|lang=nb

      Noun

      Inter: head » nb|noun|g=n


  • bacon

  • Norwegian Nynorsk

    Etymology

    Inter: borrowing » en|bacon|lang=nn

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /beːkən/|/bæjkən/|lang=nn, Inter: X-SAMPA » /be:k@n/|/b{jk@n/|lang=nn
    • Inter: rhymes » eːkən|æjkən|lang=nn

      Noun

      Inter: head » nn|noun|g=n


  • bacon

  • Old French

    Noun

    Inter: fro-noun » m
  • pig; swine; hog
    1. ham, or any meat from a pig

      Descendants

      * English: Inter: l » en|bacon

  • French: Inter: l » fr|bacon

  • Category: Category:fro:Animals -
    Translation: cs » bacon
    Translation: cy » bacon
    Translation: et » bacon
    Translation: el » bacon
    Translation: eo » bacon
    Translation: eu » bacon
    Translation: fr » bacon
    Translation: ko » bacon
    Translation: io » bacon
    Translation: it » bacon
    Translation: kn » bacon
    Translation: lt » bacon
    Translation: hu » bacon
    Translation: mg » bacon
    Translation: my » bacon
    Translation: no » bacon
    Translation: pl » bacon
    Translation: pt » bacon
    Translation: ru » bacon
    Category: simple:bacon -
    Translation: fi » bacon
    Translation: sv » bacon
    Translation: ta » bacon
    Translation: te » bacon
    Translation: th » bacon
    Translation: vi » bacon
    Translation: zh » bacon

    bacón at English (WD) Of Explained:

    ==Spanish==

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » en|es Inter: term » bacon|lang=en.

    Noun

    Inter: es-noun » m|pl=bacones
  • bacon

  • Translation: es » bacón
    Translation: ko » bacón
    Translation: fi » bacón

    Bacon at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » bacon

    English

    Proper noun

    Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • Inter: surnam » e

  • Translation: et » Bacon
    Translation: ru » Bacon