lionne

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French lionne.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌliˈɔ.nə/
  • Hyphenation: li‧on‧ne
  • Rhymes: -ɔnə

Noun[edit]

lionne f (plural lionnes)

  1. (archaic, derogatory) worldly woman [19th c. - early 20th c.]

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

lion +‎ -e

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ljɔn/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

lionne f (plural lionnes, masculine lion)

  1. female equivalent of lion; lioness

Further reading[edit]