huno

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin Hunnus, from Koine Greek Χοῦνοι (Khoûnoi) or Χουνοί (Khounoí),[1] borrowed through Middle Iranian, apparently ultimately from Turkic *Hun-yü, the name of a tribe (they were known in China as Xiongnu).[2] More at Huns.

Noun[edit]

huno m (plural hunos)

  1. Hun (member of an ancient Turkic nomadic tribe)
  2. Hunnic (language of the Huns)

Adjective[edit]

huno m (feminine singular huna, masculine plural hunos, feminine plural hunas, comparable)

  1. Hunnic (of or relating to the Huns)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin Hunnus, from Koine Greek Χοῦνοι (Khoûnoi) or Χουνοί (Khounoí),[3] borrowed through Middle Iranian, apparently ultimately from Turkic *Hun-yü, the name of a tribe (they were known in China as Xiongnu).[4] More at Huns.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

huno (feminine huna, masculine plural hunos, feminine plural hunas)

  1. (relational) Hun

Noun[edit]

huno m (plural hunos, feminine huna, feminine plural hunas)

  1. Hun

References[edit]

  1. ^ huno”, in OED Online Paid subscription required, Oxford, Oxfordshire: Oxford University Press, launched 2000
  2. ^ Douglas Harper (2001–2021) , “huno”, in Online Etymology Dictionary
  3. ^ huno”, in OED Online Paid subscription required, Oxford, Oxfordshire: Oxford University Press, launched 2000
  4. ^ Douglas Harper (2001–2021) , “huno”, in Online Etymology Dictionary

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

huno

  1. h-prothesized form of uno

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
uno unchanged unchanged huno
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Etymology 2[edit]

From hun (sleep) +‎ -o.

Verb[edit]

huno (first-person singular present hunaf, not mutable)

  1. sleep
    Synonym: cysgu

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “huno”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies