soun

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Occitan[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

soun m

  1. (Mistralian) his, hers or its

Old French[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Latin suum

Pronoun[edit]

soun m (feminine sa)

  1. his/her/one's/its (third-person singular possessive pronoun)

Etymology 2[edit]

Latin sonus

Noun[edit]

soun m (oblique plural souns, nominative singular souns, nominative plural soun)

  1. sound; noise
    Pur la mort son pere plure a mout haut soun
    After the death of his father, he wailed loudly (literally, 'with very high sound')
  2. tune; song
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Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Anglo-Norman soun. The verb is either from the noun or Anglo-Norman souner.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

soun (plural souns)

  1. sound
  2. noise

Verb[edit]

tae soun (third-person singular simple present souns, present participle sounin, simple past sount, past participle sount)

  1. to sound

Adjective[edit]

soun (comparative souner, superlative sounest)

  1. healthy, sound