Oona

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See also: oona and òona

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Irish Úna, cognate to Una.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Oona

  1. A female given name from Irish
    • 1960, Charles Chaplin Jr., N. Rau, M. Rau: My Father, Charlie Chaplin, Random House, page 270:
      The bright one I was now about to meet. Oona O'Neill! Her name sounds like a spring breeze - as ethereal and lovely as the girl herself.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Oona in the 1960s.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈoːnɑ/, [ˈo̞ːnɑ]
  • Rhymes: -oːnɑ
  • Syllabification(key): Oo‧na

Proper noun[edit]

Oona

  1. a female given name, popular in the 1990s and the 2000s

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Oona (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative Oona Oonat
genitive Oonan Oonien
partitive Oonaa Oonia
illative Oonaan Ooniin
singular plural
nominative Oona Oonat
accusative nom. Oona Oonat
gen. Oonan
genitive Oonan Oonien
Oonainrare
partitive Oonaa Oonia
inessive Oonassa Oonissa
elative Oonasta Oonista
illative Oonaan Ooniin
adessive Oonalla Oonilla
ablative Oonalta Oonilta
allative Oonalle Oonille
essive Oonana Oonina
translative Oonaksi Ooniksi
instructive Oonin
abessive Oonatta Oonitta
comitative Oonineen
Possessive forms of Oona (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person Oonani Oonamme
2nd person Oonasi Oonanne
3rd person Oonansa

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