cun

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See also: cūn, cún, cǔn, cùn, čun, and çûn

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See con.

Verb[edit]

cun ‎(third-person singular simple present cuns, present participle cunning, simple past and past participle cunned)

  1. (obsolete) To know.
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See cond.

Verb[edit]

cun ‎(third-person singular simple present cuns, present participle cunning, simple past and past participle cunned)

  1. To con (a ship).

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Dalmatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin canis, canem.

Noun[edit]

cun m

  1. dog

Friulian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cum.

Preposition[edit]

cun

  1. with

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From contraction of preposition con ‎(with) + masculine article un ‎(a, one)

Contraction[edit]

cun m ‎(feminine cunha, masculine plural cuns, feminine plural cunhas)

  1. with a, with one

Istriot[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cum.

Preposition[edit]

cun

  1. with
    • 1877, Antonio Ive, Canti popolari istriani: raccolti a Rovigno, volume 5, Ermanno Loescher, page 128:
      Caro, cun quil visito bianco e russo.
      Dear, with that little white and red face.

Ladin[edit]

Preposition[edit]

cun

  1. (Badia) Alternative form of con

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

cun

  1. rafsi of cunso.

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

cun

  1. Nonstandard spelling of cūn.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of cún.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of cǔn.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of cùn.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Mirandese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cum.

Preposition[edit]

cun

  1. with