־ון

HebrewEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Related to Arabic ـَانٌ (-ān).

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SuffixEdit

־וֹן (-on)

  1. An afformative suffix used in forming certain denominative nouns.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Ancient Greek -ον (-on, -um).

SuffixEdit

־וֹן (-on)

  1. -um; used in borrowing certain European words that end in -um or one of its cognates.
SynonymsEdit
  • ־ום (-um, -um)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

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SuffixEdit

־וֹן (-ón)

  1. Used in forming certain diminutives.
SynonymsEdit
  • (forming diminutives): ־ית (-it), ־צ׳יק (-chik), reduplication
Derived termsEdit
  • ברוזון
  • גגון (gagón, ~awning)
  • מחשבון (makhshevón, calculator)
Last modified on 8 February 2014, at 04:50