See also: höna and høna

Old FrisianEdit

 
Ēn hona.

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *hanō, from Proto-Germanic *hanô, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂n- (to sing). Cognates include Old English hana, Old Saxon hano and Old Dutch *hano.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hona m

  1. rooster, cock

DescendantsEdit

  • North Frisian: hon, höön
  • Saterland Frisian: Hone
  • West Frisian: hoanne

ReferencesEdit

  • Bremmer, Rolf H. (2009) An Introduction to Old Frisian: History, Grammar, Reader, Glossary, Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, →ISBN

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *haunijō, *hauniz, whence also the Old English adjective hēan.

NounEdit

hōna m

  1. mock

DescendantsEdit


SwaziEdit

VerbEdit

-hóna

  1. to snore

InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the pronoun hon.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

hona c

  1. female (of animals, sometimes also plants, rarely of humans)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of hona 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hona honan honor honorna
Genitive honas honans honors honornas

AntonymsEdit

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TokelauanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nuclear Polynesian *se-o-na.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhʲo.na/
  • Hyphenation: ho‧na

DeterminerEdit

hona

  1. (inalienable, indefinite) his, her

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • R. Simona, editor (1986) Tokelau Dictionary[1], Auckland: Office of Tokelau Affairs, page 325