hon

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortened from honey.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hon (uncountable)

  1. (used only to address someone) Honey, sweetheart (used as a term of endearment).

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Breton[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hon

  1. our

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

hon m

  1. hunt, chase

Usage notes[edit]

  • While lov may refer to any kind of hunting, hon refers only to those which involve chasing such as of ducks or fox.

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hón, from Proto-Germanic *hēnō. Cognate with Icelandic hún, Danish hun and Norwegian Bokmål hun.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hon

  1. she

Declension[edit]

Personal pronouns - Persónsfornøvn
Singular (eintal) 1. 2. 3. m 3. f 3. n
Nominative (hvørfall) eg hann hon tað
Accusative (hvønnfall) meg teg hana
Dative (hvørjumfall) mær tær honum henni
Genitive (hvørsfall) mín tín hansara hennara tess
Plural (fleirtal) 1. 2. 3. m 3. f 3. n
Nominative (hvørfall) vit tit teir tær tey
Accusative (hvønnfall) okkum tykkum
Dative (hvørjumfall) teimum
Genitive (hvørsfall) okkara tykkara teirra

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the archaic honn (at home).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hon (plural honok)

  1. home, homeland, fatherland

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Icelandic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hon (personal pronoun):

  1. (archaic) she

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

hon

  1. rōmaji reading of ほん

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *hanhaną.

Verb[edit]

hōn (3 singular present hēhþ, 3 singular preterite hēng, preterite plural hēngon, past participle hangen)

  1. to hang
  2. to suspend

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Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

hon m (oblique plural hons, nominative singular hons, nominative plural hon)

  1. Alternative form of hom.

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hón.

Pronoun[edit]

hōn

  1. she

Descendants[edit]


Rohingya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Romani kon.

Pronoun[edit]

hon

  1. who

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hón, from Proto-Germanic *hēnō. Cognate with Icelandic hún, Danish hun and Norwegian Bokmål hun.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hon

  1. she

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

hon

  1. definite singular of ho

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hon f (masculine hwn, neuter hyn)

  1. this

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Zuni[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hon

  1. First person dual subject (medial position)
    we two
  2. First person plural subject (medial position)
    we (three or more)

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