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calon (plural calon-calon, first-person possessive calonku, second-person possessive calonmu, third-person possessive calonnya)

  1. candidate (person running in an election)

This Indonesian entry was created from the translations listed at candidate. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see calon in the Indonesian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) January 2008



calon (plural calon-calon, informal first-person possessive calonku, informal second-person possessive calonmu, third-person possessive calonnya)

  1. candidate



From Middle Welsh callon, from Proto-Brythonic *kalon, from Proto-Celtic *kalonā (heart). Cognate with Breton kalon.


  • IPA(key): /ˈkalɔn/
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calon f (plural calonnau or calonnoedd)

  1. (anatomy) heart; bosom, breast
    1. womb, matrix, belly; entrails
    2. center, heart of timber, pith, core, inner or hidden part, essence
  2. (figuratively) seat of feeling, affection, will, and intellect; one's inmost being, the soul, the spirit; true emotion, mind, thought, intent, secret, etc.
    1. courage, spirit, manliness, confidence
    2. heart or fertility (of land)

Derived terms[edit]


Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
calon galon nghalon chalon
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.


  • Angharad Fychan and Ann Parry Owen, editors (2014), “calon”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies