CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ancient Greek φωνή (phōnḗ)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fón m inan

  1. phon (unit of apparent loudness)
  2. phone (speech segment that possesses distinct physical or perceptual properties)

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • fón in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • fón in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ancient Greek φωνή (phōnḗ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fón (plural fónok)

  1. phone (speech segment that possesses distinct physical or perceptual properties)
    Synonym: hangszegmentum

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative fón fónok
accusative fónt fónokat
dative fónnak fónoknak
instrumental fónnal fónokkal
causal-final fónért fónokért
translative fónná fónokká
terminative fónig fónokig
essive-formal fónként fónokként
essive-modal
inessive fónban fónokban
superessive fónon fónokon
adessive fónnál fónoknál
illative fónba fónokba
sublative fónra fónokra
allative fónhoz fónokhoz
elative fónból fónokból
delative fónról fónokról
ablative fóntól fónoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
fóné fónoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
fónéi fónokéi
Possessive forms of fón
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. fónom fónjaim
2nd person sing. fónod fónjaid
3rd person sing. fónja fónjai
1st person plural fónunk fónjaink
2nd person plural fónotok fónjaitok
3rd person plural fónjuk fónjaik

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Clipping of teileafón and/or borrowing from English phone.

NounEdit

fón m (genitive singular fóin, nominative plural fóin)

  1. phone (telephone)
    Synonyms: guthán, teileafón
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

ContractionEdit

fón

  1. Archaic form of faoin (about the, under the).

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fón fhón bhfón
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • "fón" in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “fón” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “fón” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

fón

  1. Superseded spelling of fòn (phone).

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
fón fhón
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.