Cornbread vs Pone - What's the difference?

cornbread | pone |


As nouns the difference between cornbread and pone

is that cornbread is (us) bread made from cornmeal while pone is (legal|historical) a writ in law used by the superior courts to remove cases from inferior courts or pone can be (southern us) a baked or fried cornbread (bread made of cornmeal), often made without milk or eggs or pone can be the last player to bet or play in turn.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

cornbread

English

Noun

  • (US) Bread made from cornmeal.
  • pone

    English

    Etymology 1

    From (etyl) pone and its source, .

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (legal, historical) A writ in law used by the superior courts to remove cases from inferior courts.
  • (wikipedia pone)

    Etymology 2

    From (etyl) apones, .

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (Southern US) A baked or fried cornbread (bread made of cornmeal), often made without milk or eggs.
  • * 1967 , William Styron, The Confessions of Nat Turner , Vintage 2004, page 11:
  • ‘Maybe you could fetch me just a little piece of pone ,’ I said, pleading, thinking: Big talk will fetch you nothing but nigger talk might work.
    Derived terms
    * corn pone

    See also

    * hominy grits

    Etymology 3

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The last player to bet or play in turn.
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