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See also: Appendix:Variations of "kon"
From Old Norse kyn, from Proto-Germanic *kunją, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵenh₁- (“to produce”). Compare Swedish kön, Norwegian kjønn, Icelandic kyn, North Frisian kinn, Dutch kunne, German Künne, English kin.
- sex (male or female division)
- gender (grammar: division of nouns and pronouns, differences between men and women)
- private parts, genitals
Inflection of køn