See also: Mona, móna, mòna, moña, Móňa, mǫnă, mona-, and -mona

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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Spanish mona(monkey)

NounEdit

mona ‎(plural monas)

  1. Cercopithecus mona, a West African monkey.

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CornishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mona m ‎(plural monyes)

  1. money, cash, change

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

mona f ‎(plural mone)

  1. (obsolete) monkey
  2. (regional, chiefly Triveneto, vulgar, figuratively) cunt, pussy

mona m ‎(invariable)

  1. (regional, chiefly Triveneto, vulgar, pejorative) idiot, silly, dupe

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *mēnô, from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s, probably a suffixed form of an ultimate root *meh₁-(to measure).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mōna m ‎(nominative plural mōnan)

  1. moon

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PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

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mona n

  1. wisdom
  2. self-possession
  3. silence

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mona f

  1. feminine singular of mono

NounEdit

mona f ‎(plural monas)

  1. drunkenness, fuddle

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

mona f ‎(plural monas, masculine mono)

  1. (female) monkey
  2. (Mexico, Chile) doll, puppet
  3. (Colombia) blonde woman

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

mona

  1. genitive singular of mon