hon

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortened from honey.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hon ‎(uncountable)

  1. (used only to address someone) honey, sweetheart (used as a term of endearment)

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Breton[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hon

  1. our

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

hon m

  1. hunt, chase

Usage notes[edit]

  • While lov may refer to any kind of hunting, hon refers only to those which involve chasing such as of ducks or fox.

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hón, from Proto-Germanic *hēnō. Cognate with Icelandic hún, Danish hun and Norwegian Bokmål hun.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hon

  1. she

Declension[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the archaic honn ‎(at home).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hon ‎(plural honok)

  1. home, homeland, fatherland

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative hon honok
accusative hont honokat
dative honnak honoknak
instrumental honnal honokkal
causal-final honért honokért
translative honná honokká
terminative honig honokig
essive-formal honként honokként
essive-modal
inessive honban honokban
superessive honon honokon
adessive honnál honoknál
illative honba honokba
sublative honra honokra
allative honhoz honokhoz
elative honból honokból
delative honról honokról
ablative hontól honoktól
Possessive forms of hon
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. honom honaim
2nd person sing. honod honaid
3rd person sing. hona honai
1st person plural honunk honaink
2nd person plural honotok honaitok
3rd person plural honuk honaik

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Icelandic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hon (personal pronoun):

  1. (archaic) she

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

hon

  1. rōmaji reading of ほん

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hanhaną.

Verb[edit]

hōn (3 singular present hēhþ, 3 singular preterite hēng, preterite plural hēngon, past participle hangen)

  1. to hang
  2. to suspend

Conjugation[edit]


Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

hon m

  1. Alternative form of hom

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse hón, from Proto-Germanic *hēnō.

Pronoun[edit]

hōn

  1. she

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Rohingya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Romani kon.

Pronoun[edit]

hon

  1. who

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish hōn, from Old Norse hón, from Proto-Germanic *hēnō. Cognate with Icelandic hún, Danish hun and Norwegian Bokmål hun.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hon

  1. she
  2. the time, the car, or the boat, human
    Vad är hon?
    What's the time?
    Går hon bra?
    Is the car (she) working properly.

Reason[edit]

The reason to why these nouns are reffered to as "she" is because they were of feminine gender in old Swedish noun classification.

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

hon

  1. definite singular of ho

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hon f ‎(masculine hwn, neuter hyn)

  1. this

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Zuni[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hon

  1. First person dual subject (medial position)
    we two
  2. First person plural subject (medial position)
    we (three or more)

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