hona

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See also: höna and høna

Old Frisian[edit]

Ēn hona.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *hanō, from Proto-Germanic *hanô, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂n- (to sing). Cognates include Old English hana, Old Saxon hano and Old Dutch *hano.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hona m

  1. rooster, cock

Descendants[edit]

  • North Frisian: hon, höön
  • Saterland Frisian: Hoone
  • West Frisian: hoanne

References[edit]

  • Bremmer, Rolf H. (2009) An Introduction to Old Frisian: History, Grammar, Reader, Glossary, Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, →ISBN

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *haunijō, *hauniz, whence also the Old English adjective hēan.

Noun[edit]

hōna m

  1. mock

Descendants[edit]


Swazi[edit]

Verb[edit]

-hóna

  1. to snore

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the pronoun hon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

hona c

  1. female (of animals, sometimes also plants, rarely of humans)

Declension[edit]

Declension of hona 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hona honan honor honorna
Genitive honas honans honors honornas

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