See also: Won, wón, and woń

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won

  1. simple past tense and past participle of win

Etymology 2Edit

From Old English wunian. Cognate with Dutch wonen, German wohnen.

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won ‎(third-person singular simple present wons, present participle woning, simple past and past participle wond)

  1. (archaic or obsolete, regional) To live, remain.
  2. (archaic or obsolete, regional) To be accustomed to do something.

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowing from Korean (, won), from Sinitic (yuán, “circle” > “round coin”) referring to the piece of eight (compare yen and yuan).

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won ‎(plural won)

  1. The currency of Korea, worth 100 jun in North Korea and 100 jeon in South Korea.
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won

  1. on

DutchEdit

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won

  1. singular past indicative of winnen

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EtymologyEdit

Korean ‎(won) ().

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won m ‎(plural wons)

  1. won (unit of currency)
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