bon

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal bon, from Latin bonus.

Adjective[edit]

bon

  1. good; alternative form of bo

Usage notes[edit]

The form bon is used as the masculine singular form when the adjective precedes the noun, and bo is used in all other cases.


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French bon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɔnɡ/, [b̥ʌŋ]

Noun[edit]

bon c (singular definite bonen, plural indefinite boner)

  1. receipt

Inflection[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bon m ‎(plural bonnen or bons, diminutive bonnetje n)

  1. receipt
  2. ticket (e.g. for speeding)
  3. voucher

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Franco-Provençal[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bonus ‎(good).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bon ‎(comparative mèlyôr, superlative lo mèlyôr, feminine bôna, masculine plural bons, feminine plural bônes)

  1. good
    Coment el est bon de vos vêre !
  2. right, correct
    Tôtes voutres rèponses sont bônes !
  3. (slang, slightly derogatory, of a woman) sexy
    Cela fèna est vrébôna !

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Middle French bon < Old French bon, from Latin bonus ‎(good).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bon ‎(comparative meilleur, superlative le meilleur, feminine bonne, masculine plural bons, feminine plural bonnes)

  1. good
  2. right, correct
  3. (slang, slightly derogatory, of a woman) sexy
    Cette meuf est fin bonne !

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Noun[edit]

bon m ‎(plural bons)

  1. voucher, ticket, coupon

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bonus ‎(good).

Noun[edit]

bon

  1. good

Adjective[edit]

bon m ‎(feminine buine)

  1. good

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Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French bon ‎(good).

Adjective[edit]

bon

  1. good

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bon ‎(plural bonok)

  1. voucher

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative bon bonok
accusative bont bonokat
dative bonnak bonoknak
instrumental bonnal bonokkal
causal-final bonért bonokért
translative bonná bonokká
terminative bonig bonokig
essive-formal bonként bonokként
essive-modal
inessive bonban bonokban
superessive bonon bonokon
adessive bonnál bonoknál
illative bonba bonokba
sublative bonra bonokra
allative bonhoz bonokhoz
elative bonból bonokból
delative bonról bonokról
ablative bontól bonoktól
Possessive forms of bon
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. bonom bonaim
2nd person sing. bonod bonaid
3rd person sing. bona bonai
1st person plural bonunk bonaink
2nd person plural bonotok bonaitok
3rd person plural bonuk bonaik

Usage notes[edit]

It is usually pronounced with a long o but the correct spelling is bon and not bón.


Interlingua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bon ‎(comparative melior, superlative le melior or le optime)

  1. good

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

bon

  1. rōmaji reading of ぼん

Ladin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bonus.

Adjective[edit]

bon m (feminine singular bona, masculine plural bons, feminine plural bones)

  1. able
  2. good
  3. probable

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

bon

  1. rafsi of boxna.

Middle French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (some manuscripts)

Etymology[edit]

Old French bon.

Adjective[edit]

bon m ‎(feminine singular bonne, masculine plural bons, feminine plural bonnes) (comparative meilleur, superlative meilleur)

  1. good (virtuous, having positive qualities)

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bonus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bon m ‎(oblique and nominative feminine singular bone, comparative meillor, superlative meillor)

  1. good (not evil)
  2. good (not of poor quality)

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Old Provençal[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bonus.

Adjective[edit]

bon m ‎(feminine singular bona, masculine plural bons, feminine plural bonas)

  1. good (not evil)
  2. good (not of poor quality)

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Bon.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bón m inan ‎(genitive bóna, nominative plural bóni)

  1. voucher

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bon

  1. definite singular of bo
  2. indefinite plural of bo

Torres Strait Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English bone.

Noun[edit]

bon

  1. bone

Venetian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bonus. Compare Italian buono

Adjective[edit]

bon m (feminine singular bona, masculine plural boni, feminine plural bone) (Alternative masculine plural: buni)

  1. good

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

bon ‎(plural bons)

  1. bean

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Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French bon, from Latin bonus ‎(good).

Adjective[edit]

bon

  1. good

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