kroon

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Estonian kroon (crown). Doublet of crown and corona.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɹəʊn/
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Noun[edit]

kroon (plural krooni or kroons)

  1. The former currency of Estonia, divided into 100 senti

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Afrikaans[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch kroon, from Middle Dutch crône, from Old Dutch corōna, from Latin corōna.

Noun[edit]

kroon (plural krone)

  1. A crown.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch kronen, from Middle Dutch crônen.

Verb[edit]

kroon (present kroon, present participle kronende, past participle gekroon)

  1. (transitive) to crown, to award

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch crône, from Old Dutch corōna, from Latin corōna. Doublet of kruin.

Noun[edit]

kroon f (plural kronen, diminutive kroontje n)

  1. crown
    1. regal headgear
    2. (metonymically) royal power
    3. part of a tooth not covered by gum
    4. (dentistry) tooth prosthesis
    5. (botany) top of a growth
    6. any of various currencies, including the Danish krone, Estonian kroon, Swedish krona
  2. (botany) calyx (group of sepals)
  3. (dated) chandelier with more than two arms
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: kroon
  • Indonesian: kerun
  • Negerhollands: kroon

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

kroon

  1. first-person singular present indicative of kronen
  2. imperative of kronen

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Low German krōne

Noun[edit]

kroon (genitive krooni, partitive krooni)

  1. crown (headgear)
  2. crown (any of various currencies, including the Danish krone, Estonian kroon, Swedish krona)
  3. crown (tooth covering)

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.