AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

kon

  1. preterite of kan; could

BahnarEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bahnaric *kɔːn, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *kuun ~ *kuən; cognate with Koho kon, Vietnamese con, Khasi khun, Khmer កូន (koun), Mon ကွေန် (kon), Car Nicobarese kūön.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kon

  1. child, offspring

BretonEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kon m pl

  1. Plural form of ki.

MutationEdit


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kɔn/
  • Rhymes: -ɔn
  • (file)

VerbEdit

kon

  1. singular past indicative of kunnen

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

kon

  1. Rōmaji transcription of こん

LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish con (with), Latin cum (with).

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

kon (Latin spelling, Hebrew spelling קון‎)

  1. with

Usage notesEdit

Unlike in Spanish, kon does not combine with pronouns in Ladino. One simply uses kon mi, kon ti, and kon si instead of Spanish conmigo, contigo, and consigo.

AntonymsEdit


MaiaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English.

NounEdit

kon

  1. corn

PapiamentuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese como and Spanish como and Kabuverdianu komo.

AdverbEdit

kon

  1. how
  2. why

RomaniEdit

PronounEdit

kon

  1. who

Sranan TongoEdit

VerbEdit

kon

  1. To arrive.

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Ultimately from Ancient Greek κῶνος (kônos).

NounEdit

kon c

  1. a cone
DeclensionEdit
Declension of kon 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kon konen koner konerna
Genitive kons konens koners konernas
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

kon

  1. definite singular of ko

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English corn

NounEdit

kon

  1. corn
    • 1995, John Verhaar, Toward a reference grammar of Tok Pisin: an experiment in corpus linguistics[1], →ISBN, page 433:
      Mekim olsem pinis, orait tupela i planim taro na banana, na kumu, painap, kon, tomato, na kaukau tu.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
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YolaEdit

NounEdit

kon

  1. Alternative form of cooanes