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Etymology

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From ama +‎ -on.

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /ʔaˈmaʔon/ [ʔaˈmaʔ.on̪]
  • Hyphenation: a‧ma‧on

Noun

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amâon (Basahan spelling ᜀᜋᜂᜈ᜔)

  1. uncle
    Synonyms: tiyo, tito

Derived terms

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Cebuano

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Etymology

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From ama +‎ -on

Pronunciation

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  • Hyphenation: a‧ma‧on
  • IPA(key): /ʔamaˈʔon/ [ʔɐ.mɐˈʔon̪]

Noun

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amaon

  1. a male wedding sponsor

See also

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Northern Catanduanes Bicolano

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Etymology

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From ama +‎ -on.

Noun

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amaón (feminine inaon)

  1. uncle