Meaning of FOUNT in English

FOUNT

I. ˈfau̇nt noun

Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French funte, founte, from Latin font-, fons

Date: 15th century

: fountain , source

II. ˈfänt, ˈfau̇nt noun

Etymology: French fonte, from Middle French — more at font

Date: circa 1683

British : a type font

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