Bant vs Bane - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between bant and bane
is that bant
is banter while bane
is dwelling, abode, residence, half dilapidated house.
From (etyl) bane, from (etyl) bana, from (etyl) .
A cause of misery or death; an affliction or curse
- the bane of my existence
(dated) Poison, especially any of several poisonous plants
(obsolete) A killer, murderer, slayer
(obsolete) destruction; death
- Money, thou bane of bliss, and source of woe.
A disease of sheep; the rot.
- The cup of deception spiced and tempered to their bane .
* (affliction or curse) boon
* boon and bane
To kill, especially by poison; to be the poison of.
To be the bane of.
From (etyl) northern dialect ban, from (etyl)
(chiefly, Scotland) A bone