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See also: mona, móna, mòna, moña, Móňa, mǫnă, mona-, and -mona

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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Mona f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Montiaceae – now sometimes Montia.

HyponymsEdit

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Anglicized form Gaelic Muadhnait, from muadh "noble". In northern Europe, where the name is much more popular, Mona is interpreted as a diminutive of Monika or, rarely, of Ramona, and sometimes associated with the title of da Vinci's painting Mona (=madonna) Lisa.

Proper nounEdit

Mona

  1. A female given name.
  2. The third-largest island of the Puerto Rico archipelago.
  3. A city in Utah.

AnagramsEdit


DanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mona

  1. A female given name.

FaroeseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mona f

  1. A female given name

Usage notesEdit

Matronymics

  • son of Mona: Monuson
  • daughter of Mona: Monudóttir

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Mona
Accusative Monu
Dative Monu
Genitive Monu

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈmoːnaː]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Mo‧na

Proper nounEdit

Mona

  1. A female given name.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Μόνα (Móna).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mona f (genitive Monae); first declension

  1. The island of Anglesey

DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular
Nominative Mona
Genitive Monae
Dative Monae
Accusative Monam
Ablative Monā
Vocative Mona

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NorwegianEdit

EtymologyEdit

20th century short form of Monica or rarely Ramona, sometimes also borrowed from the English Mona.

Proper nounEdit

Mona

  1. A female given name.

ReferencesEdit

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, →ISBN
  • [1] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 12 582 females with the given name Mona living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 1960s. Accessed on April 18th, 2011.

PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mona f

  1. Mona (ancient name of Anglesey)

SynonymsEdit


SwedishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mona c (genitive Monas)

  1. A female given name.

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