gon

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See also: gôn, goñ, gọn, goŋ, gon-, -gon, gon', goń, and Goń

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

gon

  1. (ISO symbol) 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]

From γωνία (gōnía, angle)

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.

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

gon

  1. Genitive singular form of go.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

gon

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ごん

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English gān, from Proto-Germanic *gāną, compare German gehen. Past tense supplied by Old English wendan, from Proto-Germanic *wandijaną, or a suppletive stem yed-, yod-, from Old English ēod-.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

gon

  1. to go
Conjugation[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • English: go
  • Scots: ga

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English gān, ġegān, past participle of gān (to go), from Proto-Germanic *gānaz, past participle of *gāną (to go); equivalent to gon +‎ -en.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

gon

  1. past participle of gon (to go)
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Lady Gunilda; a name for a crossbow. More at English gun.

Noun[edit]

gon

  1. Alternative form of gunne

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Verb[edit]

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

  1. hurt, prick, wound

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English gun.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gon

  1. gun

Teojomulco Chatino[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Tataltepec Chatino ncu̱ (tortoise), Western Highland Chatino nkuun⁴ (tortoise).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gon

  1. armadillo

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