See also: óen, ōen, øen, ön, -ön, and ön-

DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain, probably Germanic, possibly related to loen, okkeloen or oekeloen and/or to the Frisian given name Oene

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /un/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: oen
  • Rhymes: -un

NounEdit

oen m or n (plural oenen, diminutive oentje n)

  1. (slang) A nincompoop, moron, dumb person
  2. A castrated donkey

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GalicianEdit

VerbEdit

oen

  1. third-person plural present indicative of oír

Middle IrishEdit

DeterminerEdit

oen

  1. Alternative spelling of óen

MutationEdit

Middle Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
oen unchanged n-oen
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *owignos (compare Breton oan, Old Irish úan, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂egʷnós (lamb).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

oen m (plural ŵyn)

  1. lamb

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
oen unchanged unchanged hoen
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.