kalon

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek καλόν (kalón); related to κάλλος (kállos, beauty).

Noun[edit]

kalon (uncountable)

  1. Ideal perfect beauty in the physical and moral sense, especially as perceived by Greek philosophers.

Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *kalon, from Proto-Celtic *kalonā (heart). Cognate with Welsh calon.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kalon f (plural kalonoù) (Vannes-dialect plural kaloneu)

  1. (anatomy) heart
  2. courage

Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

kalon

  1. accusative singular of kalo

Karao[edit]

Noun[edit]

kalon

  1. water buffalo butchered to celebrate a marriage