־ון

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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.
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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.
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Etymology 3Edit

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SuffixEdit

־וֹן ‎(-ón)

  1. Used in forming certain diminutives.
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