mona

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See also: Mona and móna

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish mona ‎(monkey)

Noun[edit]

mona ‎(plural monas)

  1. Cercopithecus mona, a West African monkey.

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Cornish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mona m (plural monyes)

  1. money, cash, change

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Italian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mona f ‎(plural mone)

  1. (literary, archaic) Abbreviation of madonna.
  2. (regional, vulgar, chiefly Triveneto, literary) cunt, pussy

mona m ‎(invariable)

  1. (regional, vulgar, chiefly Triveneto, figuratively) idiot, silly, dupe

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *mēnô, from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s, probably a suffixed form of an ultimate root *meh₁- ‎(to measure).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mōna m (nominative plural mōnan)

  1. moon

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mona f

  1. feminine singular of mono

Noun[edit]

mona f ‎(plural monas)

  1. drunkenness, fuddle

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mona f ‎(plural monas, masculine mono)

  1. (female) monkey
  2. (Mexico, Chile) doll, puppet
  3. (Colombia) blonde woman

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

mona

  1. genitive singular of mon