Son

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From son (male offspring)

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the Son

  1. (Christianity) one of the three persons of the Trinity, believed to have become incarnated in Jesus Christ
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Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Son (plural Sons)

  1. A surname.

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Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Zon (dialect form)

Etymology[edit]

First attested sunna in 1107. Etymology uncertain. Potentially derived from an old term cognate to zwin (creek). Compare Sommelsdijk and Zonnemaire and the hydronyms Zenne and Zeun.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Son

Proper noun[edit]

Son n

  1. A village in Son en Breugel, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands.
    Synonym: Krutjesgat (Carnival nickname)

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Romanization of Hokkien (Sun)

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Son

  1. a Filipino-Chinese surname from Min Nan of Hokkien origin.

Statistics[edit]

According to data collected by Forebears in 2014, Son is the 726th most common surname in the Philippines, occurring in 12,825 individuals.