mon

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See also: Mon, món, môn, mön, and møn

English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Japanese (mon). Cognate to wen, mun and van.

Noun[edit]

mon

  1. the former currency of Japan until 1870, before the yen

Etymology 2[edit]

From man or an abbreviation of come on.

Noun[edit]

mon

  1. (slang, used in the vocative) A colloquial means of address of man in places such as Jamaica and Shropshire in England.

See also[edit]

  • (term of address for a man) mate (British, Australia), dude

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French mun, from Latin meus

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

mon m (singular)

  1. (possessive) my

Related terms[edit]

Possessee
Singular Plural
Masculine Feminine
Possessor Singular First person mon ma mes
Second person ton ta tes
Third person son sa ses
Plural First person notre nos
Second person votre vos
Third person leur leurs


Noun[edit]

mon m (plural mons)

  1. Followed by rank, address to a (male) superior officer in the military. Army-specific short for "monsieur".

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mon

  1. rōmaji reading of もん

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

mon

  1. rafsi of morna.

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

mon

  1. man

Northern Sami[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mon

  1. my, mine

Old French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mon m (feminine ma, plural mes)

  1. my (first-person singular possessive pronoun)

Descendants[edit]


Old Provençal[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin mundus

Noun[edit]

mon m (oblique plural mons, nominative singular mons, nominative plural mon)

  1. world
    • circa 1145, Bernard de Ventadour, Anc no gardei sazo ni mes:
      Tota gens ditz que Vianes
      Es la melher terra del mon
      Everyone says that Vianes
      is the best land in the world

Scots[edit]

Noun[edit]

mon

  1. man

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

mon

  1. definite singular of mo

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

mon (uncountable)

  1. money

Declension[edit]