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VilamovianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German vano, van, from Old High German fano, from Proto-Germanic *fanô (cloth, flag), from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂n- (something woven). Cognate with German Fahne.

NounEdit

fōn n (plural fonn, diminutive fānła)

  1. the flag (of a nation, organisation, etc); a banner
  2. the noticeable smell of alcohol on one's breath