Etymologypons, pontis. Compare Catalan pont, Italian ponte, Occitan pònt, Portuguese ponte, Romansch punt, Spanish puente.
Pont (pronounced pohn; French for bridge; also Welsh for bridge when prefixed to another word, the "t" not silent) is the name or part of the name of several places. It also means 'period' and 'exactly' in Hungarian (where the 't' is pronounced).
Pont is the name or part of the name of several communes of France:
Wales (Part of the UK)Some examples of towns in Wales that have derived from their use of a bridge:
pont in German: Pont
pont in Italian: Pont
pont in Luxembourgish: Pont
pont in Dutch: Pont
pont in Polish: Pont