gon

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See also: gôn, goñ, gọn, gon-, -gon, and gon'

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

gon

  1. the ISO symbol for gradian

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Middle English gon, dialectal gan, Dutch gaan.

Contraction[edit]

gon

  1. (US, dialectal) Alternative form of gonna
    I’m gon be there around four.

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

gon ‎(plural gons)

  1. (geometry, trigonometry) One hundredth of a right angle; a gradian.
Translations[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Clipping.

Noun[edit]

gon ‎(plural gons)

  1. (rail transport) Abbreviation of gondola car.

Anagrams[edit]


Breton[edit]

Noun[edit]

gon

  1. Soft mutation of kon.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

gon

  1. rōmaji reading of ごん

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English gān, from Proto-Germanic *gāną, compare German gehen. Past tense supplied by Old English wenden, from Proto-Germanic *wandijaną.

Verb[edit]

gon

  1. to go

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: to go
  • Scots: gan

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

gon ‎(past ghon, future gonaidh, verbal noun gonadh, past participle gonte)

  1. hurt, prick, wound

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English gun.

Noun[edit]

gon

  1. gun